A loan of $300 helped to buy more baking flour, cooking oil and baking powder.


Olivia's story

Olivia lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married and has four children, two of whom are in school. Olivia has a bakery. She has been in this business for five years, and she works 6 days out of every week.

Olivia sells her products in a shop, retail. Olivia has requested a loan of 700,000 Ugandan Shillings from MCDT SACCO, which she will use to buy more baking flour, cooking oil and baking powder. She also generates additional income through selling airtime and having a pay phone.

The main business challenges for Olivia include transportation and seasonality. Her goals and aspirations for her business are to own a big bakery and also to become a wholesaler.

Olivia lives in a home that she rents; she doesn't have access to electricity or to piped water. Her major monthly expenses include rent and school fees.



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