Agahikane Karungu Parish Group
With a supportive and enterprising wife by his side and his seven children who have embraced the virtues of diligence, the sky is the only limit for his family.
Wilberforce's shop is a general merchandise retail outlet and on array are loads of items, including sugar, soap, plastics, rice, beans, salt, and many others. This means most of his clients have a variety to choose from. Weekly his sales returns add up to UGX, 40,000.
On the side, Wilberforce also ekes out additional income from farming.
He intends to use his Kiva loan to purchase more retail stock to resell. Commodities like sugar, salt and maize flour are high on his shopping list.
This is a Group Loan
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