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Jane
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.

Additional Information

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.

About Uganda

  • $1,500
    Average annual income
  • 107
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $28,282,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,385.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $350 helped Jane to buy more cloth and threads.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 2, 2011
Listed
Mar 11, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Aug 28, 2011