A loan of $850 helped to buy bags of cement, nails, iron sheets, and barbed wire to sell in her hardware shop.

Sarah's story

Sarah owns and operates a retail hardware shop. She has been in this business for four years, and she works in her shop six days out of every week.

Sarah has requested a loan of 2,000,000 Ugandan Shillings from MCDT SACCO. She will use the loan funds to buy more bags of cement, iron sheets, nails, and barbed wire. She also generates additional income by selling rice.

Her primary business challenges include thieves and the difficulties involved in transportation. Her goals and aspirations for her business are to own a fully-stocked hardware shop. She also plans to build a house for the family.

Sarah and her husband live in a rented home with their five children in Kampala. They have access to electricity and piped water. Her major monthly expenses include school fees and food for the family. All five of her children are enrolled in school. Sarah also takes care of her sister and brother.

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