Agnes is married, with three children and all her children go to school. She also takes care of her grandmother. She has a beauty salon and has been in this business for ten years and works in a shop that she rents.
She has applied for a loan of Uganda shillings from Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO) to buy more boxes of cosmetics, weaves, braids, and hair relaxers. She works in a shop that she rents and works seven days out of every week. Her major business challenges include transportation and off-and-on electricity.
She resides in her own house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include rent, school fees, and feeding the family.
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.