Specioza lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married with four children and all of her children go to school. She also takes care of other family members (her brother and sister). Specioza does poultry farming from her home. She operates her business on a retail basis. She works six days a week. She also gets additional income from a hardware shop. She has been in this business for the last ten years.
Specioza has requested a loan of 2,000,000 UGX from MCDT – SACCO to buy more bags of chicken feed and chicks. Her major business challenge is transporting chicken feed and ever increasing costs of chicken feed. Her dream is to expand her business in order to own 2,000 laying chickens. She lives in her own house, and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her major monthly expenses includes school fees 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.