A loan of $775 helped to purchase essential commodities like sugar and salt to sell.


Joyce's story

Joyce is 48 years old and lives in the town of Nateete in the Kampala central region of Uganda. She is widowed and has three children. Two of her children are currently in school. Joyce has a small retail shop that sells sugar, which she has had for three years.

To help expand her business, Joyce has requested a loan of 2,000,000 Ugandan shillings from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to purchase essential commodities like sugar and salt for resale. With the help of the loan from BRAC, Joyce hopes to generate greater profits and pay school fees for her children. In the future, Joyce hopes to expand her business. Joyce is a member of BRAC’s Small Enterprise (SEP) program, which has helped her prospects for the future by improving her business.



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