Jenefer lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married and has three children, all of whom attend school. She has no additional family members. She sells green bananas at the market on a retail basis. She has been in this business for the last seven years. She works six days a week. Her major business challenges are transportation and seasonality. She has requested a loan of 500,000 UGX from MCDT SACCO to buy more bunches of green bananas. Her aspirations are to own a delivery van to help with transportation and to build her own house. She lives in a rented house. The family has access to electricity, but has no access to piped water. Her major monthly expenses include school fees 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.