A loan of $3,150 helped a member to purchase more food produce for resale.


Mbogo Bakyara Twimukye, Ibanda Group's story

Jonabu N. is the member of Mbogo Bakyara Twimukye group in Ibanda. With his main source of revenue for the past 12 years coming from the sale of food stuffs in Mbogo trading centre, Ibanda, the hardworking and patient Jonabu N. has managed to sustain his family of four children. The 49-year-old dynamic businessman has reached a point where profits accruing to his business now amount to 180,000 Ugandan shillings per a month. With steady progress in building his small enterprise, Jonabu feels that his future prospects are rising every passing day.

With this loan, Jonabu intends to buy more produce including maize, cassava, peanuts, millet, beans and rice so that he does not run short of stock and supplies. This will improve his sales revenue and enable him to maintain a self-sustaining life as he looks at educating his children so that they become important people capable of supporting themselves in the near future.

In this group: Jonabu, Norah, Muhame, Robert, Denis, Vito, Bonny, Joy, Amos, Christine, Vanglista, Paul, Amos, John, Lilian*, Fausta*, Jovanis*
*not pictured


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