A loan helped a member to buy maize flour to sell to her customers.


Nyankonda Thuyikambe W. Group's story

Asita owns a stall where she trades maize flour (posho) alongside coffee and cocoa buying and selling for extra income. She has been in business in Bundibugyo, Uganda for the last 25 years. The challenges affecting her business are price fluctuations.

She is married and has five children to take care of. She has the task of ensuring that both biological children and grandchildren in her home are provided for with basic needs.

Asita with hand raised up, is in need of a Kiva loan to buy maize flour to sell to her customers. She is a member of Nyankonda Thuyikambe W. Group, where members guarantee each other to get financial services and financing.

In this group: Asita, Maathe , Justus, Safuroza, Anna, Grace, Mwahija, Elizer, Evailet, Nyangoma, Isaac, Kisoro, Jane, Wilson, Sam, Esteri , Serina , Jesca, Sofiya, Rozilina, Joseph, Mitusera, Micheal, Jennefa


This loan is special because:

It targets extremely rural populations.



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