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Total loan: $325
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Betty

Uganda
Kampala, Uganda / Used Clothing

A loan of $325 helped to buy more bales of clothes.


Betty's story

Betty lives in Uganda. She is married and has six children, two of whom are in school. Betty lives in a home that she rents; she has access to electricity but no piped water. Her major monthly expenses include medication, rent and school fees Betty has a business selling second hand clothes. She has been in this business for six years, and she works seven days a week. She sells her products at the market, by means of retail. Betty has requested a loan of 800,000 Ugandan Shillings from Kiva partner, MCDT SACCO, which she will use to buy more bales of used clothes. The main business challenges for Betty include seasonality and thieves. Her goals and aspirations for her business are to start selling wholesale only and also to buy a plot of land.



Loan details

Loan length:

5 months
Disbursed date: July 5, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)

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Loan details

Loan length:

5 months
Disbursed date: July 5, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)