A loan of $800 helped buy more foodstuffs for her shop.

Grace's story

Grace is 35 years old and lives in the town of Busia in the region of Uganda. She is married and has two children, who are currently in school.

For the past five years, Grace has been working hard to manage her retail shop, which sells sugar, salt, and other foodstuffs.

To help expand her business, Grace has requested a loan of UGX 2,000,000 from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used buy more foodstuffs for the shop, and it will help Grace to generate greater profits and pay for the education of her children.

Grace hopes that in the future she will be able to start selling fish.

Grace is a member of BRAC's Small Enterprise Program (SEP). The program primarily serves small entrepreneurs like Grace who do not have enough collateral for commercial loans, but have businesses that have grown too large for microloans.


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