A loan of $175 helped to buy more bags of charcoal.

Hadjah's story

Hadjah is married with five children, all of whom go to school. She takes care of additional family members.

She sells charcoal from home. She sells her goods to all kinds of people on a retail basis. She has been in business for two years. She works seven days a week. She has applied for a loan of Uganda shillings 400,000 from MCDT-SACCO to buy bags of charcoal. Her major business challenges include transportation and seasonality.

She is aspiring to educating her children up to university level, and also to becoming a wholesaler. She resides in a rented house, and the family has access to electricity but does not have access to piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees, rent and feeding the family.

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