A loan of $400 helped to buy more bales of used clothes.

Safina's story

Safina is married and has two children, and both of them go to school. She doesn’t take care of additional family members. She resides in a rented house, and the family has access to electricity but not to piped water. Her major monthly expenses include school fees, rent, and feeding the family.

She has a business selling used clothes, and she has been in this business for five years. She sells to all categories of people, both at retail and wholesale. She doesn’t have any other income-generating activities. Six days a week she goes from door-to-door, selling used clothes.

Safina has applied for a loan of 1,000,000 Ugandan shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more bales of used clothes. Her major business challenges include transportation and thieves. She aspires to own a permanent business premises, to build her own house, and to educate her children up to university.

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