A loan of $625 helped to buy more rolls of clothing materials.

Josephine's story

Josephine lives in Kampala, Uganda. She is single with five children and only one of her children goes to school. She also takes care of three additional family members (grandchildren). She is a tailor. She operates her business from home. She has been in this business for the last 16 years. She also gets additional income through operating a pay phone. She works six days a week.

She has requested a loan of 1,500,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT – SACCO to buy more rolls of clothing materials for making clothes.

Her major business challenges are transportation and seasonality. Her goals and aspirations are to buy a plot of land and build rental rooms and also to educate her children up to the university level. She lives in her own house and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her major monthly expenses include paying utility bills and school fees.

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