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Total loan: $4,750
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Jinja Central-Jinja Group

Uganda
Jinja, Uganda / Shoe Sales

A loan of $4,750 helped a member the purchase for shoes to resell.


Jinja Central-Jinja Group's story

N. Florence, a 39-year-old married woman with 4 kids, says her new shoes business has now lasted 8 years. Jinja Central Market is the place she has been running it from. She has a variety of clients ranging from students, business people, to middle class women. This business, which she began with profits from her earlier retail trading, generates 100,000 Shillings weekly.

Friends and relatives describe Florence as ambitious and foresighted. Florence makes common cause with the Jinja Central Group, and with this loan she wants to purchase more shoes to resell.

In this group: Florence, Sarah, Prossy, Irene, Muhammed, Ibrahim, Bakai, Mike Iga, Sadat, Jenipher, Abdallah, Majorine, Faosta*, Robinah
*not pictured


Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: November 25, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Pearl Microfinance Limited

Lenders and lending teams



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: November 25, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Pearl Microfinance Limited