A loan of $5,000 helped a member paying school fees for her children and restocking her retail shop.


Gertrude's Group's story

N. Gertrude is the leader of her lending group in Mubende. She is 45 years old and married with 6 children aged between 28 – 12 years and she takes care of 2 other dependents. She is a businesswoman with a retail shop in Kyenda, Kitenga subcounty that she has been running for 5 years and she is able to make reasonable profit that helps to look after her family and put aside some savings. She is a friendly and hard-working lady and this is key in her good customer care skills. She needs a loan to be able to pay her children’s school fees and for restocking her shop with more products.

In this group: Gertrude, Sophia, Rebecca, Aisha, Florence, Faith, Teo, Mary Florence, Annet, Potias, Michael, Joseph, Padde, Maria, Rhamanzani, Medadi, Federesi, Sam
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