Safina, 23, is married with one child. A government employee, she works as a teacher in Fort Portal, Uganda, and has been in this profession for two years. She was inspired to join this profession by the need to earn a living and the wish to nurture young people, despite the challenges of low pay.
Safina intends to start a stationary shop to increase her income so as to be able to support her family. She intends to use the loan to buy books, box files and a photocopier.