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Bujjutabi Development Group, Lugazi
In this Group: Madinah, Gorreti, Josephine, Agnes, Harriet
N. Madinah is the leader of her lending group in Lugazi. She is a married lady with four children aged one to ten years who are all in the primary section as she takes care of her parents. She has a retail shop in Nyenga trading centre that has been in existence for five years and although there is a lot of competition from all the other shops, she is able to make 70,000 UGX as profits every week.

Madinah hopes to become a wholesaler as well as educating her children for a brighter future. She needs a loan to be able to add more capital to her business to provide a steady supply of products. Madinah is such a determined lady.

Additional Information

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 167
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $32,003,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,930.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Bujjutabi Development Group, Lugazi's $1,150 loan helped a member to recapitalize her shop with more goods that will bring in more profits.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 21, 2009
Jan 14, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 15, 2010