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A loan of $425 helped to buy more fish for smoking and selling.


Nalukenge's story

Nalukenge M. is an individual client from the Mpigi Branch of Pearl Microfinance. She is 20 years old and married with 1 child aged 2. She has a business of buying, smoking and selling dry/smoked fish from Bukalunga, Ggolo. She sells her fish to fish buyers that come to her stall at the lake shore and her home. She is able to make an income of 1,200,000UGX in a month from a business that she has been operating for 3 years. She is hard working and devoted and she needs a loan to be able to buy more fish for smoking. Her future plan is to be able to build a house for her family.

In the photo, Nalukenge stands next to her smoked fish with the Loan officer on the left.


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