A loan of $1,250 helped a member to buy more produce and pay school fees.


Kigunga Twezimbe Group, Lugazi's story

N. Betty is the leader of her lending group in Kigunga, Mukono. She is a widow with three children who go to school. She also takes care of two dependants, one of whom is an orphan. Betty is a business lady who has been involved in the sale of fruits and vegetables from Nakawa for eight years. She is able to make a profit of 40,000/= a week. She buys her stock from the farmers and sells to retailers. It’s due to her trustworthiness that she is successful. In the future, Betty needs to have a retail shop in addition to her current business to earn more income. She needs a loan to help with buying more supplies like tomatoes, onions, yellow bananas, and with paying for her children’s school fees.

In this group: Betty, Jane, Wilson, Margaret, Samuel, Kintu
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