A loan of $300 helped to buy more bunches of green bananas.


Margaret's story

Margaret is single and has six children, one of whom goes to school. Margaret doesn’t need to take care of any other additional family members. She has a business of selling roasted green bananas and has been in this business for eight years. She has applied for a loan of 700,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more bunches of green bananas. She doesn’t have any other income-generating activity. She works at the market seven days out of every week and sells on a retail basis. Her major business challenges include seasonality and thieves. She is investing in used clothes and also to buy a plot of land and build a house. She decided to join MCDT-SACCO because of timely loans. She resides in her own house and the family has no access to electricity nor piped water. Her monthly expenses include rent and school fees.



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