A loan of $100 helped to buy more boxes of tomatoes, baskets of Irish potatoes, and clusters of bananas.


Zamu's story

Zamu is a single mother of six children, and three of her children go to school. She also takes care of additional family members. She has a food stall at the market and sells all types of food items. She sells to all categories of people on a retail basis and works seven days a week. She has applied for a loan of 200,000 Ugandan Shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more boxes of tomatoes, baskets of Irish potatoes, onions, and banana clusters. Her major business challenges include seasonality and thieves. She aspires to see her business grow so that she can open up another stall in the market. She resides in her own house, and the family has access to electricity but no piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees and food.



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