Josephine is married with five children and all go to school. She doesn’t take care of additional family members. She sells local brew from home on retail basis. She works for seven days a week. She has been in this business for 2 years. She has applied for a loan of shs 400,000 Ugandan shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy millet and cassava for making local brew. She generates additional income through selling beer .Her major business challenges include seasonality and defaulters. She is aspiring of building commercial house. She lives in a rented house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include paying school fees rent and food.
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.