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Harriet

Uganda
Kampala, Uganda / Tailoring

A loan of $650 helped to buy more rolls of clothing and threads.


Harriet's story

Harriet lives in city of Kampala, Uganda. She is married and has 5 children, one of whom is in school. She also takes care of additional family members (grand children).

Harriet has a tailoring business. She's been in this business for over 10 years and works 7 days a week. Harriet sells her products at the market, by means of retail.

Harriet has requested a loan of 1500,000 Ugandan Shillings from MCDT SACCO to buy more rolls of clothing and threads. She also generates additional income through rental. The main business challenges for Harriet include seasonality, defaulters and thieves.

Her goals and aspirations for her business are to start a tailoring school and to build more rental rooms. Harriet lives in a home that she owns; she has access to electricity and piped water. Her major monthly expenses include school fees, paying utility bills and feeding her family.



Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: January 25, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: January 25, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)