Jane N. lives in the city of Kampala, Uganda. She is married and has two children, both of whom are in school. Jane has a business doing tailoring. She has been in this business for 18 years, and she works six days a week. Jane sells her clothes by retail. Jane has requested a loan of 800,000 Ugandan shillings from MCDT SACCO, which she will use to buy more rolls of cloth.
The main business challenge for Jane is seasonality. Her goals are to eventually buy a plot of land. Jane lives in a home that she rents. She has access to electricity and to 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.