A loan of $2,525 helped a member to buy utensils and food for her catering business.

Mukama Mwesigwa Group's story

Sarah is married and has seven children in addition to three orphans who are dependents. She works in a catering business and also sells used clothing to supplement her income. Sarah is the group treasurer of the UGAFODE Group. She and her husband have been members since 2000, and she testifies that it is the best thing that has happened to their family as their children have been able to go to school and their businesses have had a continuous flow of capital. Sarah has been able to move her business to a busier street where she has a constant flow of customers. According to her fellow group members, Sarah is an honest and determined lady. UGAFODE members believe in each other and are cohesive. They stand in the gap for each other and help members to develop.

Sarah is requesting a loan to buy utensils and food items for her catering business. Her dream is to educate all her children and dependants and build a house which will accommodate her family adequately. Sarah is seated behind in the right corner.

In this group: Robert, Martin, Sarah, Abubaker, Livingstone, Charles, Fred*
*not pictured

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