A loan of $175 helped to buy more boxes of tomatoes, onions, and oranges for resale.

Jesca's story

Jesca is a single mother of two children and neither of them goes to school. She takes care of three additional family members (her grandchildren). She has a business selling fruits. She has applied for loan of 400,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more boxes of tomatoes, onions and oranges. She works seven days week and sells to all categories of people, retail. She generates additional income through rental rooms.

Jesca's major challenges include seasonality and defaulters. She is growing some of the fruit and also hopes to build more rental rooms. She resides in her own house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses includes school fees for the grandchildren and feeding the family.

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