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Total loan: $250
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Jowe

Uganda
Kampala, Uganda / Used Clothing

A loan of $250 helped to buy more bales of used clothes to sell.


Jowe's story

Jowe has a business selling used clothes. She has been in this business for five years. She works in a shop seven days out of every week, and she sells to all categories of people on a retail basis. She generates additional income through frying snacks and edible products, like samosas, chapatti and donuts. Her major business challenges include seasonality and defaulters.

She has applied for a loan of 600,000 Uganda shillings from MCDT SACCO. She will use the loan to buy more bales of used clothes to sell. She aspires to become a wholesaler, and also to start importing used clothes.

Jowe is married and has four children, and all her children go to school. She doesn’t take care of additional family members. She resides in her own house, and the family has access to electricity and piped water. Her monthly expenses include school fees, utility bills, and feeding the family.



Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: September 11, 2013
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: September 11, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)