Teddy is married with one child, and her child goes to school. She takes care of additional family members. Teddy sells charcoal at Ndeeba. She has been in business for the last two years and sells to all categories of people, both retail and wholesale.
She has requested a loan of 500,000 UGX from MCDT SACCO to buy more charcoal and build her own stall. She lives in a home that she rents and her family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include include rent, school fees and feeding the family.
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.