Nalongo Hadijah Group
She rents a two-room house with her family. She does have access to electricity but she has to fetch her water from the well. She always has two meals a day.
N. Hadijah has a salon and that is how she earns a living. She rents the shop that houses her salon and she receives about 15 customers a day. She has done this business for 19 years now and prior to this she had a retail shop.
This is the ninth loan she has received from Kiva's partner MCDT and she has been with MCDT for four years now. She has also worked with her group for four years.
She will use this loan buy oils for hair and braids for plaiting. She hopes to build a house from her savings.
About MCDT SACCOThis 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.
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