A loan of $3,125 helped a member to buy more food stuffs to increase her stock.


Najjembe Group 2, Lugazi's story

N. Teddy is the leader of her lending group in Lugazi. She is a widow with six children; three of them are at the University and three have completed their studies and have their own families.

Teddy has a restaurant in Najjembe that she has been running for a long time. She has been able to win many clients because of her experienced cooking and good customer care. Her customers are mostly the traders in the Najjembe market and truck drivers who rest in the area. Teddy usually buys her foodstuffs in large quantities at a less cost, and she wants to stock more foodstuffs for her restaurants.

In this group: Teddy, Monica, Harriet, Zayina, Sawuya, Irene, Milly, Aidah, Hajara, Francis, Mwajuma, Maine, Shakira*, Mary*
*not pictured


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