Robinah is married with two children, both of whom go to school. She doesn’t take care of any additional family members. She resides in the family house, and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses includes school fees and feeding the family.
Robinah has a business in tailoring and has been in this business for 15 years. She works in a shop seven days out of every week. Her major business challenges include transportation, thieves and defaulters. She has applied for a loan of 2,800,000 UGX from MCDT SACCO to buy more rolls of clothing material and threads. She is aspiring to own a tailoring school and also to own an electric sewing machine.
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.