Eva lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married with three children and all go to school. She also takes care of two additional family members. She sells new clothes in a shop that she rents. She sells her products on a retail basis. She has been in this business for the last 10 years. She also earns additional income from rental houses. She works seven days a week. She has requested for a loan of Uganda shillings 1,500,000 from MCDT – SACCO to buy more clothes, jewelry, and shoes to sell. Her major business challenges are transportation and seasonality. Her goals and aspirations are to educate her children up to university level and start importing new clothes form China and Dubai. She lives in her own house and the family has access to piped water and electricity. Her monthly expenses include 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.