Rwemiyaga Tungukye, Ntungamo Group
People in western Uganda, despite laboring in such tough circumstances, always find a way of educating their children. James is no exception. He now looks forward to the prospect of enhancing his business by buying fertilizer and mulches for his plantation. He has other income-generating activities like coffee sales, firewood sales and timber. With this loan, he will increase his income and become better able to support his family.
This is a Group Loan
In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.
Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.
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