Alphunsina is married with two children and both go to school. She has no additional family members. She sells second hand clothes at the market on a retail basis. She has been in business for eight years and works seven days a week.
Alphunsina has applied for a loan of 600,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT - SACCO to buy bale of second hand shoes. Her major business challenges include seasonality and transportation. She is aspires to get a permanent business premise. She resides in a rented house and the family has no access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include 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.