A loan of $300 helped to buy more bunches of bananas, beef, chicken, and rice.


Hamida's story

Hamida is a single mother of five children and all her children go to school. She has restaurant business and sells to all categories of people at retail prices. She has applied for a loan of 700,000 Ugandan shillings from MCDT SACCO to buy more bunches of bananas, beef, rice, and chicken. Hamida has had this restaurant business for ten years. Besides this business, she also generates additional income by selling bunches of raw bananas. Her major business challenges include seasonality, thieves, and defaulters.

Hamida aspires to see her business grow big so that she owns a fully-stocked restaurant and also can educate her children up to the university level. She works seven days a week and works at the market. She resides in her own house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees and utility bills.



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