A loan of $1,025 helped a member to buy more bananas.

Hadjah Nankya‘S Group's story

Hadjah is a leader of 4 members of a group. She is a 36-year-old married woman with 8 children aged between 9 and 23 years. All her children go to school. She takes care of additional family members. She owns a five-room house where she lives with ten people. They have electricity and piped water at home. The family gets three meals a day.

She works in a semi-urban area which is in the outskirts of Kampala. She sells matooke (bananas) in Ndeeba Market near Kampala city. Hadjah works seven days a week and doesn’t incur any extra transport costs because she buys from her home. Hadjah sells to an average of 15 customers a day. She is faced with a challenge in the rainy season because she sells from an open place. Hadjah has been in this business for the last three years and has been in MCDT for six years, servicing her twelfth loan and working all this long with the same group mates. Hadjah's monthly expenses include the license fee for her business and school fees. She wants to use this loan to increase the stock of her banana business Hadjah is aspiring to see her business expanding so that she can start buying a whole lorry-full of bananas

In this group: Hadjah, Hadjah , Mariam, Prossy

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