Rebecca is married with four children, three in school. She has a business of selling half bricks and has been in this business for five years. She has applied for loan of 1,100,000 UGX from MCDT-SACCO to buy more half bricks. She sells on wholesale basis only and works seven days out of every week. She generates additional income through a beauty salon. Her major business challenges include transportation, thieves and defaulters. She aspires to own a delivery van to ease transportation and also to own many standalone dryers. She resides in a rented house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include rent and school fees.
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.