Cissy lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married and has 4 children, all of whom are in school. She also takes care of additional family members (father). Cissy has a business of selling second hand clothes. She has been in this business for 1 year, and she works 7 days out of every week. Cissy sells her products in a shop, by means of retail. Cissy has requested for a loan of 2,000,000 Ugandan Shillings from MCDT SACCO, which she will use to buy more bales of second hand clothes. The main business challenge(s) for Cissy include transportation and thieves. Her goals and aspirations for her business are to start selling on wholesale only and also to open up another shop selling clothes. Cissy lives in a home that she rents; she has access to electricity and has 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.