A loan of $725 helped a member to buy more chicken feed and chicks.

Babi Berna’S Group's story

Berna is a leader of 4 members of the group. She is a 33 year married woman with three children between 10 and 16 years old. She rents a two room house where she is staying with six people (Berna takes care of additional family members). There is electricity but no piped water at her home. The family gets three meals a day. She resides and works in a semi urban area on the outskirts of Kampala. Berna is a poultry farmer in Bakuli, one of Kampala's suburbs. She uses public transport to and from shopping from Kampala and goes for shopping twice a week. She sells to about 20 people a day, mainly women .She works seven days a week. Her major monthly expenses include school fees for her children. She has been in this business for the last seven years. Berna has been with MCDT for over five years and is servicing her twelfth loan, working with the same group mates. Besides poultry farming, Berna sells second-hand clothes at her home and is a property agent She wants to use this loan to buy more chicken feed and chicks. Berna aspires to see her business grow bigger and also to complete her house which will also work as her business place.


In this group: Berna, Grace, Rose Mary, Susan

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