A loan of $550 helped a member to buy more cloth material.


Rose Nantale ‘S Group's story

Rose is the leader of a 4 member group. She is a 37-year-old married woman with five children. Her children are between the ages of 5 and 18 years old. All of her children go to school. She resides and owns a three-roomed house, where she lives with seven people. (Rose takes care of additional family members.) They have electricity, but no piped water at her home. The family gets three meals a day.

Rose resides and works in a semi-urban area on the outskirts of Kampala. She runs a tailoring shop in Bukoto. She sells to an average of 4 people a day and she has many different types of customers. Rose works six days a week. She buys clothing materials in Kampala City and pays for her own transport costs. Her major monthly expenses include rent for the business premises and electricity. She has been in this business for the last ten years. Rose's main challenges are thieves and the seasonality of shopping.

Rose has been with MCDT for over six years. This will be her 12th loan. She has been working with the same group-mates for all six years. Rose wants to use this loan to buy more cloth materials. One day, she aspires to have her own shop.

In this group: Rose , Safina , Juliet, Florence
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