A loan of $975 helped to buy more bags of sugar, cartons of salt, boxes of soap, cooking oil, bags of bread, maize flour, and rice.


Sarah's story

Sarah is married with four children and all of her children go to school. She doesn’t take care of any additional family members. She has a retail shop and has been in this business for 10 years. She has applied for a loan of 25,000,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT SACCO to buy more bags of sugar, cartons of salt, and boxes of soap, cooking oil, and bags of bread, maize flour, and rice. She doesn’t have any other income generating activity.

Sarah resides in the family house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. She works seven days out of every week and sells on a retail basis only. Her major business challenges includes seasonality, transportation, and the ever-increasing price of commodities in Uganda. She aspires to selling wholesale only and also to owning a delivery van to ease transportation. Her monthly expenses include school fees and paying for utility bills.



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