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Prossy N. lives in the Kisaasi neighborhood in the city of Kampala, Uganda. She is single and has three children, all of whom are in school. She has a business of selling products to restaurants. She has been in this business for one year, and she works seven days out of every week. Prosy sells her products in a market, by means of retail. She has requested a loan of 200,000 UGX from MCDT SACCO, which she will use to buy more food items.

The main business challenges for Prossy include thieves and transportation. Her goals and aspirations are to expand her business. She lives in a home that she rents where she has no access to electricity or piped water. Her major monthly expenses include school fees, and rent.

Additional Information


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, and join our lending team, Friends of MCDT SACCO, at

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 192
    View loans »
    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,415,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,375.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $100 helped Prossy to buy more bunches of bananas, beef, rice and chicken.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 21, 2011
Apr 30, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 16, 2011