Harriet lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married with three children and two of her children are in school. She doesn’t take care of any additional family members .She sells secondhand shoes at the market. She sells her products on a retail basis. She has been in business for the last 20 years .She works seven days a week. She has requested a loan of 800,000 UGX from MCDT SACCO to buy bales of secondhand shoes. Her major business challenges are seasonality and transportation. Her goals and aspirations are to start selling secondhand bags and clothes. She lives in her own house and the family does not have access to electricity or piped water. Her major monthly expenses include food and school fees.
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.