Sally is married with four children and all her children go to school. She has a business of selling used clothes and has been in this business for six years, selling to all categories of people, retail. She has applied for a loan of 800,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT-SACCO to buy more bales of used clothes.
Sally generates additional income from selling Irish potatoes and dry cleaning at her home six days a week. Her major business challenge includes ever increasing prices of used clothes and seasonality. She is aspiring of becoming a wholesaler and also to educate her children up to university. She resides in her own house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees and rent. She doen't use machines for washing but instead uses her own hands and liquid soap for dry cleaning
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.