A loan of $3,125 helped a member to buy more foodstuff for her restaurant.


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 whom attend University and three of whom 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 primarily traders in the Najjembe market and truck drivers who stop to rest in the area. Teddy usually buys her foodstuff in large quantities at a low cost, and she would like to stock more foodstuff for her restaurant.

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


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