A loan of $3,025 helped a member to purchase fishing nets.


Katebo Basooka Kwavula Group-Mpigi's story

S. Lawrence, 57 years old and father of six, was inspired by his parents seven years ago to start his fish-selling business in Katebo-Mpigi. Farming has since become his major business occupation. Credit for his success he says, boils down to one factor — diligence. A cross section of clients has enabled him make ends meet although some financial, operational challenges have stifled his anticipated progress. Lawrence belongs to Katebo Basooka group-Mpigi. In a week, he makes Ksh 100,000. With this loan, he will buy more fishing nets to catch more fish to sell and make more income.

In this group: Lawrence, Anet, Hafuswa, Rukia, Florence, Johnson, Rashida*, Rose, Ramathan, Ben, Paul, Bashir, Christopher, Resty, Akim, Sam, Leonard, Henry, Muhamed*, Harriet
*not pictured


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