A loan of $475 helped to buy more foodstuffs like bunches of green bananas, rice, beef, sweet and Irish potatoes and charcoal.


Janet's story

Janet is a single mother of four children, and three of her children go to school. She doesn’t take care of additional family members. She has a business of a restaurant and has been in this business for 10 years. She has applied for a loan of 1,200,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more bunches of green bananas, beef, cowpeas, charcoal, rice and sweet and Irish potatoes. She generates additional income from selling spare parts. She works from home six days out of every week. Her major business challenges are seasonality and defaulters. She is aspiring of owning a fully stocked restaurant and also to build rental rooms. She resides in her own house, and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees and paying for utility bills.



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