N. Hadjah lives in the Nabulagala neighbourhood in the city of Kampala, Uganda. She is single and has four children, all of whom are in school. She also takes care of additional family members. Hadjah has a business selling fish. She has been in this business for over 10 years, and she works 7 days out of every week.
Hadjah sells her products in a shop, retail. Hadjah has requested a loan of 300,000 Ugandan Shillings from MCDT SACCO, which she will use to buy more fish. The main business challenge for Hadjah is seasonality. Her goals and aspirations for her business are expanding her business.
Hadjah lives in a home that she rents; she has access to electricity but 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.