A loan of $775 helped to buy more bunches of bananas.

Nuru's story

Nuru lives in Uganda. She is married and has four children, all of whom are in school. Nuru has a business of selling bananas. She has been in this business for over 10 years, and she works seven days out of every week. Nuru sells her products at the market, by means of wholesale/retail.

Nuru has requested a loan of 2,000,000 Ugandan Shillings from Kiva partner MCDT SACCO, which she will use to buy more bunches of bananas.The main business challenge(s) for Nuru include defaulters and seasonality. Her goals and aspirations for her business are to become a wholesaler and also to start going to villages for bananas. Nuru lives in a home that she owns; she has access to electricity but doesn't have access to piped water. Her major monthly expenses include school fees, market dues and paying for electricity bills.

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