A loan of $825 helped a member to buy more bananas for resale.

Saidat Muyanja ‘S Group's story

Saidat is the leader of four members of a group. She is a 40-year-old married woman with five children between the ages of 10 and 21 years. All her children go to school. She resides in and owns a four-room house where she is staying with five people. Saidat takes care of additional family members. There is electricity and no piped water at her home. The family gets two meals a day. She resides and works in a semi-urban area which is in the outskirts of Kampala. Saidat stays in Nalukolongo selling bananas in Nalukolongo Market, in one of Kampala suburbs. She doesn’t incur any extra transport cost as she buys from her place of work. Saidat sells to an average of 20 people a day and sells to all categories of people. She works six days a week. Her major monthly expenses include school fees and daily market dues. She has been in this business for the last ten years. Saidat has been with MCDT for over seven years and is servicing her 14th loan, working all this long with the same group mates. She wants to use this loan to buy to more bananas. Saidat aspires to see her business grow bigger and to own a permanent business premise.


In this group: Saidat, Winfred, Hadjah, Sofia

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