Victo lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married with three children, two of whom go to school. She has no additional family members.
Victo has a retail shop. She works seven days a week. She has been in this business for ten years.
She has requested a loan of UGX 700,000 (Ugandan shillings) from Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO) to buy rice, sugar, beans, flour, and cooking oil. Her major challenges include seasonality and transportation. Her goal and aspiration is to make her business prosper.
Victo rents a 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.