A loan of $2,275 helped a member to buy more stock e.g. rice, beans and coffee.


Matare Progressive Group, Kihihi's story

In the Kanungu trading centre of Kihihi, a hard-working and determined B. William has been running a business where he has sold food products for over a year. He belongs to the Matare Progressive Group, Kihihi. His hard work and friendly character have brought him this far alongside his other business of carpentry. Together, he earns 400,000 Ugandan shillings monthly from his businesses.

This loan will help William to do research and purchase better quality products for selling such as rice, beans and coffee and to further restock his business in order to match the customers' demand. With an improved business, he will be able to earn more revenue and to support his family as he struggles to educate his nine children to create a better future for them.

In this group: William, Ronald, Hellen, Mable, Jesca, Tito, Agnes, Babrah, Jovia, Robinah, Medard, Vastine, Dondata, Peace, Max, Vastina
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