Christine is married with two children and all her children go to school. She doesn’t take care of additional family members. She has a business of selling second hand shoes. She has applied for a loan of 1200000 Uganda shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more bales of used shoes. She has been in this business for one year, working seven days a week and selling to all categories of people on a retail basis in the market. Her major business challenges include seasonality and the ever increasing prices of used shoes bales. She aspires to become a wholesaler of used shoes and also to start importing them. She resides in a rented house and her family has no access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses includes 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.