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Total loan: $4,075
Kayunga, Central Region, Uganda / Clothing
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Safina's Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!
A loan helped To buy more used clothes to sell and to pay school fees.
Safina's Group's story
N. Safina is the leader of Bunawona group in Kayunga. She is a businesswoman with a business selling used clothes at daily markets in and around Kayunga and Jinja. She sells ladies gomesi (the official dress for women in Uganda), bitenge (a dress using a particular fabric) and other casual dresses plus children’s wear. She has been obtaining loans for eleven years and has been able to pay school fees for her children all this while as she boosts her clothing business with more capital. She needs a new loan to help with buying more clothes for sale as well as paying school fees for her children.