A loan of $200 helped to buy more braids, hair treatments, weaves and hair sprays.


Irene's story

Irene lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married with two children and both her children go to school. She has no additional family members. She operates a beauty salon at the market. She sells her products on a retail basis. She has been in this business for the last 4 years. She works seven days a week. She has requested a loan of 500,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT – SACCO to buy braids, hair treatments, weaves and hair sprays. Her major business challenges are transportation and seasonality. Her goals and aspirations are to own two hand dryers so as to serve her customers better. She lives in a rented house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees and rent.



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