A loan of $150 helped to buy more air time.


Aisha's story

Aisha K. lives in the Katanga Wandegeya neighborhood in the city of Kampala, Uganda. She is single and has three children, two of whom are in school. She also takes care of additional family members (a sister and a brother). Aisha has a call box business and sells air time. She has been in this business for six years, and works seven days a week. Aisha sells her products from home, but at times goes door-to-door. Aisha has requested a loan of 300,000 Ugandan shillings from MCDT SACCO, which she will use to buy more air time. She also generates additional income working with an HIV/AIDS prevention team called (CAB).

The main business challenge(s) for Aisha include the rainy season. Her goals and aspirations for her business is to own a fully set-up call center. Aisha lives in a home that she rents; she has no access to electricity or piped water. Her major monthly expenses include rent and school fees.



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details