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Total loan: $175
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Gidah

Uganda
Kampala, Uganda / Charcoal Sales

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


Gidah's story

Gidah lives in Uganda, Kampala. She is single with four children and two of them go to school. She has no additional family members. She sells charcoal. She operates her business on a retail basis and works at the market six days a week. She has been in this business for one year. She has requested a loan of 400,000 Ugandan shillings from MCDT – SACCO to buy more bags of charcoal for sale. Her major business challenges include thieves and defaulters. Her goals and aspirations are to see her business grow bigger to start selling to villages for charcoal and also to buy a plot of land and build her own house.

Gidah resides in a rented a house, and the family has access to electricity and no piped water. Her monthly expenses include rent and school fees.



Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: June 18, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: June 18, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)