A loan of $975 helped to buy more rolls of African attire.

Betty's story

Betty lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married and has three children, and all her children go to school. She has two additional family members. She lives in a rented house and the family has access to electricity but not to piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees, rent and food.

She sells African attire (Bitenge) in a shop that she rents. She sells her products on retail and wholesale bases. She has been in this business for the last four years. She works six days a week. Betty generates additional income selling used shoes and a motorcycle for hire.

She has requested a loan of Uganda shillings 2,500,000 from MCDT – SACCO to buy rolls of African attire. Her major business challenges are transportation, defaulters and seasonality. Her goals are to start importing African attire from Democratic Republic of Congo and to buy a plot of land and build a house.

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