Damalie lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married with two children and all of them go to school. She has no additional family members. She sells second-hand clothes at the market on a retail basis. She works six days a week. She has been in this business for the last 5 years. Damalie gets additional income from rearing poultry. She has requested a loan of 1,100,000 Ugandan shillings from MCDT – SACCO to buy a bale of second-hand clothes . Her major challenges include transportation. Her goal and aspiration is to educate her children to the university level. She lives in her own house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include 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.