A loan of $1,125 helped a member to buy more secondhand clothes to sell.


Kasusu Twekambe Group's story

Efulazia is an active member of Kasusu Twekambe Group where members guarantee each other when asking for a Kiva loan and paying it back. She is 67 years old and has two dependents both living in Fort Portal, Uganda.

She has a business of selling secondhand clothes. She has been doing this business for over 15 years and started it with personal savings and a small loan from a village savings group. Her business faces the challenge of a limited market and frequent changes in fashion.

She has the responsibility of sustaining her family in terms of paying for school fees, food, and medical care for them. She dreams of educating her grandchildren up to higher levels of learning. Efulazia has asked for a Kiva loan to buy more secondhand clothes to sell.

In this group: Efulazia, Grace, Imelda, Oliver, Immaculate, Peluce, Rosebei, Rose


This loan is special because:

It targets extremely rural populations.



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