A loan of $1,025 helped a member to buy more bananas for resale.

Kigongo Teopista ‘S Group's story

Teopista is the leader of a loan group with five members. She is widowed with four children aged between 21and 30 years. None of her children go to school .She resides in and owns a six-room house which houses six people. Teopista also takes care of additional family members. The family has access to piped water and eats three meals a day Teopista sells sweet bananas in the Nakawa market and she sells to an average of 20 customers a day. She has been in this business for fourteen years.and works six days a week. Teopista has been with MCDT for six years with the same group mates She is requesting her 12th loan to buy more bananas and she hopes to begin to buy them directly from farmers and increase her profit by reducing her purchase costs.

4-Najiba Damalie
5- N. Mary

In this group: Teopista , Hadja, Damalie , Mary , Hadjah
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