A loan of $175 helped to buy sugar, beans, cow peas, and flour to sell.


Grace's story

Grace lives in Uganda, in Kampala. She is married and has four children, and three of them go to school. She has no additional family members. She operates a retail shop at a market. She works seven days a week. She has been in this business for five years.

She has requested a loan of Ugandan shillings 400,000 from MCDT – SACCO. She will use the loan to buy sugar, beans, cow peas, and flour. Her major challenges include seasonality and electricity.

Her goal and aspiration is to educate her children to university level. She lives in her own house, and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees and electricity.



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