A loan of $650 helped to buy more bunches of bananas.


Hamida's story

Hamida lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married and has 6 children, all of whom are in school. She also takes care of additional family members (her mother).

Hamida has a business of selling green bananas. She has been in this business for 10 years, and she works 7 days out of every week. Hamida sells her products at the market, by means of retail. Hamida has requested a loan of 1500000 Ugandan Shillings from MCDT SACCO, which she will use to buy more bunches of bananas.

The main business challenge(s) for Hamida include seasonality and transportation. Her goals and aspirations for her business are to start going to villages for green bananas and to buy a motor van for ease of transportation. Hamida lives in a home that she rents; she has access to electricity and to piped water. Her major monthly expenses include school fees, rent and paying for utility bills.



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