A loan of $800 helped to buy more bags of sugar, cartons of salt, boxes of soap and cartons of fruit juice.


Hadjah's story

Hadjah lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married with seven children, five of whom attend school. She is also looking after her mother.

She has been operating a retail shop for the last 10 years, working seven days a week. She also sells second-hand clothes in mobile markets to earn more income.

She has requested a loan of 2,000,000 Ugandan shillings from MCDT- SACCO to enable her to stock more bags of sugar, crates of soda and cartons of fruit juice for sale. Her challenges include thieves and transportation. Her dream is to open a second outlet. She joined MCDT because of its timely loans and transactions that take place near her home. She stays in her husband's house with access to both electricity and piped water. Her major monthly expenses include food and school fees.



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