Oliver is married with eight children and all her children go to school. She also takes care of additional family members. Oliver owns a stall in Ntinda Kigowa on the out skirts of Kampala, selling fruits and vegetables. She has been in this business for 15 years. She wants to use this loan to buy more fruits and vegetables from Nakawa market, like mangoes. oranges, tomatoes and cabbages. She works six days a week. Her business challenge is transportation of perishable fruits from Nakawa to Ntinda. Oliver uses public transport to and from shopping. The family has access to electricity and piped water.
About MCDT SACCO
This 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.