M. Angela lives in the Naguru neighborhood in the city of Kampala, Uganda. She is married and has 6 children, three of whom are in school. Angela has a business of selling fruits and vegetables. She has been in this business for 10 years, and she works 6 days out of every week. Angela sells her products from home, by means of retail. Angela has requested for a loan of 400,000 Ugandan Shillings from MCDT SACCO, which she will use to buy boxes of oranges, mangoes and cabbage. She also generates additional income through her restaurant. The main business challenge(s) for Angela include seasonality and thieves. Her goals and aspirations for her business are to start growing fruits and vegetables. Angela lives in a home that she rents; she has access to electricity and doesn't have access to piped water. Her major monthly expenses include school fees and rent.
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.