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Rose
Rose lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married and has eight children, four of whom are in school. She also takes care of additional family members (Old parents). Rose has a retail shop business. She has been in this business for 10 years and she works seven days out of every week. Rose sells her products in a shop, by means of retail. Rose has requested a loan of 1,500.000 Ugandan Shillings from MCDT SACCO, which she will use to buy more bags of sugar, cartons of salt, boxes of soap and jerrycans of cooking oil. The main business challenge(s) for Rose include thieves and transportation. Her goals and aspirations for her business are to start selling at wholesale and own a fully stocked shop. Rose lives in a home that she rents. She has access to electricity and piped water. Her major monthly expenses include school fees, rent and feeding the family.

Additional Information

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.

About Uganda

  • $1,500
    Average annual income
  • 364
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $29,766,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,475.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $625 helped Rose to buy more sugar, salt, soap and cooking oil.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 5, 2012
Listed
Apr 17, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jan 17, 2013