Florence works seven days a week. On average, she receives 20 customers a day. She incurs transport costs to and from her suppliers in Owino market (one of the busiest markets in Uganda). She sells retail to all kinds of people. Florence has been in her business for seven years and with MCDT for five years, now on her 20th loan. Florence aspires to grow her business and to start selling wholesale only.
About MCDT SACCOThis loan is administered by MCDT SACCO, a savings and credit institution operating in Kampala, Uganda. The mission of MCDT SACCO is to provide sustainable financial services to the lower strata of Uganda's poor, especially women, for their economic and social development. MCDT's cooperative structure also affords its clients the opportunity to own shares of the organization and benefit from its financial performance. For more on MCDT SACCO, please see our partner page at http://www.kiva.org/partners/112, and join our lending team, Friends of MCDT SACCO, at http://www.kiva.org/team/friends_of_mcdt_sacco.
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