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Rose
Rose is widowed with four children. All her children go to school. She has a business of selling tomatoes, onions and red pepper. She has been in this business for ten years, selling to all categories of people at retail.

Rose has applied for a loan of 300,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more boxes of tomatoes, onions and red pepper. She works six days at the market out of every week. Her major business challenges include seasonality, thieves and perishability.

Rose aspires to become a wholesaler and also to start growing those vegetables herself.

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

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 271
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,081,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,684.9
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $125 helped Rose to buy more tomatoes, onions and red pepper.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jan 15, 2013
Listed
Jan 28, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jun 17, 2013