A loan of $3,850 helped a member to purchase a new water storage tank.

Twekembe Women's Group-Kampala's story

N. Shakirah is 26 years old and belongs to Twekembe Women's Group in Kampala. A contentedly married mother of two, she has been plying her water distribution trade in Gganga for 8 years. Her weekly profits add up to 50,000 shillings. Shakirah also has a side business in the form of goat selling.

She says she was able to get started in her water distribution business with the financial backing of her spouse. With this loan she says she is going to procure a new tank for the storage of her water.

The kids in the group photo belong to some of the group members.

In this group: Shakirah, Zaina, Gladys, Justine, Melida, Jamilah*, Justine, Immaculate, Lydia, Golidmary, Madina*, John Nakabale, Getrude, Sylvia, Rose, Mohammed*, Sarah, Getrude
*not pictured

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