A loan of $200 helped to buy more packets of milk, loaves of bread, butter and packets of tea leaves.


Christine's story

Christine lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is single with five children who all go to school. She has one additional family member whom she cares for - her mother. She sells bread, butter, milk, etc. at the market in a retail shop. She has been in this business for the last 5 years. She works seven days a week. She has requested a loan of 500,000 UGX from MCDT – SACCO to buy loaves of bread, butter, packets of tea leaves, coffee, cocoa and packets of milk. Her major business challenges are on and off electricity and the fluctuating prices of milk. Her goals and aspirations are to become a wholesaler and also build a house for her family. She lives in a rented house and the family has no access to electricity or piped water. Her monthly expenses include rent, paying for utility bills and food.



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