A loan of $150 helped to purchase cups and food.


Fatumah's story

Fatumah N. is 20 years old and lives in the town of Njeru in the Jinja region of Uganda. She is single and has no children. Fatumah has a business of a restaurant, which she has had for five years. She also sells clothes.

To help expand her business, Fatumah has requested a loan of 300,000 Ugandan Shillings from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to purchase cups and food. With the help of the loan from BRAC, Fatumah hopes to generate greater profits and take care of herself. In the future, Fatumah hopes to own a house. Fatumah is a member of BRAC’s Empowerment and Livelihood for Adolescents (ELA) program, which has helped her prospects for the future by reading books.



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