A loan helped a member to buy various items including juice, Omo, sugar, and flour.

Bukengere Group's story

Josephine is a customer of the MFI Hekima and the leader of the Bukengere group. She is married, 57 years old, and the mother of 7 children who all attend school. Her partner is a driver.

She sells various items. She started her business 14 years ago with start-up funds she received from her husband. Later, she joined Hekima's loan program to support her business, which has gradually developed. She will use the new loan to buy various items including juice, Omo, sugar, and flour. Her business does not have any problems.

She would like to see her children continue with their education and to expand her business.

Finally, she would like to thank Hekima and its partners for the support they are giving to owners of non-bankable businesses during this Covid-19 pandemic.

Note: due to social distancing measures, only the group leader is pictured.

In this group: Honorine, Masueta, Josephine, Venancia, Prudence, Sifa, Mukuzo, Imani, Edwige, Aimee, Blaise, M Namwasa

Translated from French.

This loan is special because:

It serves entrepreneurs in conflict-affected areas with few opportunities.

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