A loan of $425 helped to buy more bags of charcoal to sell in the market.

Rhonah's story

Rhonah lives in Uganda. She is married with two children, both of whom are in school. Rhonah also takes care of two of her sisters’ children. She lives in a home that she owns with access to electricity and piped water. Her major monthly expenses include school fees and feeding the family.

Rhonah has a sells charcoal at the market, a business that she has been involved in for over ten years. Rhonah works six days a week. She generates additional income by renting rooms. Her main business challenges include seasonality and thieves.

Rhonah requested a 1,000,000 UGX loan from Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO) to buy more bags of charcoal. Her business aspirations are to become a wholesaler and also to build more rental rooms.

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