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A loan of $250 helped to buy more bags of Irish potatoes and cooking oil.


Norah's story

Norah is a single mother of three children; all her children go to school. She doesn’t take care of any additional family members. She has a business selling chips (Irish potato crisps).

She has applied for a loan of Uganda shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more Irish potatoes and cooking oil. She works at the market seven days a week and sells on retail basis. Her major business challenges include transportation and seasonality. She is aspiring to a fully stocked restaurant and also to build her own house. The family resides in a rented house and has access to electricity and piped water. Herr monthly expenses include rent and school fees.



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