A loan of $175 helped to buy more boxes of fruit, such as mangoes, pawpaws and oranges, for resale.


Aisha's story

Aisha is a single mother with one child, who doesn’t go to school. She also takes care of additional family members (two brothers). She has a business selling fresh fruits and has been in this business for four years. She has applied for a loan of 400,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more boxes of fresh mangoes, paw-paws and oranges. She doesn’t have any other income-generating activity. She works at the market for seven days every week. Her major business challenges include transportation and seasonality. She aspires to grow some of the fruit and also to become a wholesaler of fruits. She resides in her own house, and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees and medications.



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