A loan of $200 helped to buy more bundles of sugar cane.

Farida's story

Farida is married and has four children. Three of her children go to school. She doesn’t take care of additional family members. She has a business selling sugar cane, and she has been in this business for six years. She resides in a rented house, and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include rent and paying school fees for her children.

She has applied for a loan of 500,000 Uganda shillings (UGX) from MCDT-SACCO. She will use the loan to buy more bundles of sugar cane to resell. She works at the market seven days out of every week and sells on a retail basis only. Her major business challenges include seasonality and thieves. She is aspiring to become a wholesaler, and also to build her own house.

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