A loan of $3,800 helped a member the purchase of more baby powder products and calculators.


Abateesa Kabowa-Kampala Group's story

60 year old Nadima N. belongs to the Abateesa Kabowa group-Kampala. She is happily married with 16 kids. Yes! 16 kids who she profoundly takes pride in. Retailing is her business preoccupation. She values it highly because with earnings from it, she has sustained her family through thick and thin. How long has she been in this business? She says "30 years". Yes! 30 years. This is a long drawn out time that she says has called for perseverance, tenacity, painstaking planning and above all prayer. N. is widowed but she has gone to every length to give her kids an education and other necessities even in the face of adversity. She has seen most of her kids through school with profits from this business. She also sells milk.

With this loan, she is going to purchase more baby powder products and calculators as these are in high demand.

In this group: Nadima, Ruth, Reginah, Margeret, Dorothy, Getrude, Jane Francis, Teo, Hadija, Justine
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