A loan of $725 helped to buy more bags of sugar, cartons of salt, and boxes of soap.


Sofia's story

Sofia lives in Uganda. She is married and has five children, all of whom are in school. Sofia has a retail shop. She has been in this business for 8 months, and she works 7 days out of every week. Sofia sells her products in a shop, by means of retail. Sofia has requested a loan of 2,000,000 Ugandan Shillings from MCDT SACCO, which she will use to buy more bags of sugar, cartons of salt, and boxes of soap.

The main business challenges for Sofia include seasonality and transportation and ever increasing prices. Her goals and aspirations for her business are to own a wholesale shop. Sofia lives in a home that she owns; she has access to electricity and piped water. Her major monthly expenses include school fees and rent.



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