A loan of $675 helped to buy more cooking oil, baking powder, baking flour and cow peas for her business.


Christine's story

Christine is a single woman with no children. She looks after additional family members including her sister and her mother. She has a business frying foods.

Christine has applied for a loan of 1,700,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more cooking oil, baking flour, charcoal, baking powder and cow peas. She works from home and sells on retail basis six days out of every week. Her major business challenges include seasonality and thieves.

Christine generates additional income from tailoring. She aspires to owning a full bakery and also buying a plot of land and building rental rooms.

She resides in her own house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include paying for utility bills and feeding the family.



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