Jennifer lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married with three children. All the three are in school. Jane’s business is selling second-hand clothes in a shop on retail basis. She has been in the business for two years; her other source of income is selling charcoal at home. She works six days a week. Jennifer has requested a loan of UGX 600,000 from MCDT SACCO to buy bales of clothes. Her business challenges are seasonality and defaulters. Her goals and aspirations are to become a wholesaler and also to build her own house. She resides in a rented house and the family has access to electricity. Her monthly expenses include school fees and rent.
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.