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Rose is married with four children and all her children go to school. She doesn’t take care of any additional family. She has a business selling used shoes and has been in this business for 11 years. She has applied for a loan of 300000 Ugandan shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more bales of used shoes. She works six days out of every week and sells wholesale only. She generates additional income from rental rooms. Her major business challenges include seasonality and thieves. She aspires to become a wholesaler and also to start importing used shoes. She resides in her own house and the family has access to electricity and to piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees and feeding the family.

Additional Information


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, and join our lending team, Friends of MCDT SACCO, at

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  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 205
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,373,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,680.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $125 helped Rose to buy more bales of used shoes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 18, 2013
Jan 24, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2013