A loan of $550 helped to purchase charcoal for resale.


Resty's story

Resty is 36 years old and lives in the town of Kalerwe in the Kampala east region of Uganda. She is married and has 2 children. All of her children are currently in school. Resty has a business of selling charcoal, which she has had for 6 years.

To help expand her business, Resty has requested a loan of 1,500,000 Ugandan Shillings from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to purchase charcoal for resale. With the help of the loan from BRAC, Resty hopes to generate greater profits and buy food for her family. In the future, Resty hopes to expand her business. Resty 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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