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Total loan: $775
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Sofia

Uganda
Kampala, Uganda / General Store

A loan of $775 helped to buy more bags of sugar, cartons of salt, boxes of soap, flour, rice and cooking oil.


Sofia's story

Sofia lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married with four children and all her children go to school. She doesn’t take care of additional family members. She operates a shop at the market and sells her products at retail. She has been in this business for the last 2 years. She works seven days a week. She has requested for a loan of 2,000,000 Ugandan shillings from MCDT – SACCO to buy boxes of soap, sugar, cooking oil, flour and rice.

Sofia's major business challenges are transportation, seasonality and electricity. Her goals and aspirations are to own a fully stocked retail shop and to buy a delivery van to ease in transportation. She lives in her own house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include rent and food.



Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: March 13, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: March 13, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)