A loan of $975 helped to buy more bunches of green bananas, beef, chicken, ground nuts, rice and sweet potatoes for her restaurant.


Imelda's story

Imelda is a widow and has six children, one whom goes to school. She has also takes care of additional family members (grandchildren). She has a restaurant business and has been in this business for over ten years. She has applied for a loan of 2,500,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT-SACCO, to buy more bunches of green bananas, beef, chicken, ground nuts, sweet potatoes and rice. She generates additional income from renting rooms. She works in a shop and sells on a retail basis six days of every week. Her major business challenges includes the rainy season, which hinders her customers from reaching out to her, and also defaulters. She aspires to own a fully stocked restaurant and also to build more rental rooms. She resides in her own house, and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses includes school fees for her grandchildren and paying utility bills.



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