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Robinah
Robinah lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is single with five children, four of whom currently attend school. She is not looking after any other member of the family.

She has been selling cooked food for five years and works four days a week. She has no other source of income.

She has requested a loan of 600,000 UGX from MCDT- SACCO to buy rice, flour, cooking oil, peas, meat, charcoal and salt. Her challenges include transportation and defaulters. Her dream is to own a fully stocked restaurant. She joined MCDT because it is easy to become a member. She stays in her own house, which lacks access to both electricity and piped water. Her major monthly expenses are school fees.

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
  • 224
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $29,088,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,699.9
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $225 helped Robinah to buy more rice, flour, cooking oil, peas, meat, charcoal and salt.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 7, 2012
Listed
Dec 10, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
May 17, 2013