A loan of $1,400 helped a member upgrading his banana plantation and restocking his retail shop.


Rwobusisi Bakyara Tukolerehamwe, Rukungiri. Group's story

B. Godfrey is the leader of this lending group in Rukungiri. He is 37 years old and married with 3 children, all in primary school and he also takes care of other dependents. Godfrey is a boda boda (bicycle taxi) cyclist in Rukungiri, operating from the Bus Park stage for over 5 years. Most of his customers include district officials, local residents and school children. With this clientele, he is able to earn approximately 250,000 UGX as monthly profits, which help with his children’s school fees and general upkeep. Godfrey also has a banana plantation and he is able to sell his produce to merchants. He also has a retail shop that is mostly managed by his wife. He says that it has not been an easy road as he was a security guard before venturing into business. He is such a hardworking and dedicated man and he now owns three motorcycles with the help of loans. He needs a loan to help with upgrading his banana plantation and restocking his retail shop.

In this group: Godfrey, Peace, Asiat, Frank, Allan, Beatrice, Leonard, Lydia, Allen, Eugine, Benon
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