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Total loan: $800
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Catherine

Uganda
Kampala, Uganda / Food Stall

A loan of $800 helped to buy more bunches of bananas, bags of cassava and sweet potatoes.


Catherine's story

Catherine lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is single with 5 children, and 4 of her children are in school. She also takes care of additional family members (mother). She sells bananas, cassava and sweet potatoes in the market. She sells her products on a retail basis. She has been in this business for the last 20 years. She works seven days a week.

She has requested a loan of 2,000,000 UGX from MCDT SACCO to buy bunches of bananas, bags of cassava and sweet potatoes. Her major business challenges are thieves and the transportation of foodstuffs from the villages of Mubende to Natete. Her goals and aspirations are to own a delivery van to ease transportation and to build rental houses. She lives in her own house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees and medication.



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: April 18, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: April 18, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)