Victo lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is married with five children and four go to school. She takes care of additional family members. She lives in her own house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her major expenses include food and medication.
Victo is a tailor. She operates her business from a retail basis. She has been in this business for the last 6 the years. She gets additional income from selling piped water and rental houses. She works six days a week. Victo has requested a loan of 1,500,000 UGX from MCDT SACCO to buy materials for making clothes. Her major challenges include defaulters and seasonality. She is aspiring to buy an electric sewing machine and build more rental houses.
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.