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Total loan: $3,125
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Kabende Tukwatanize Group

Uganda
Fort Portal, Uganda / Tailoring

A loan of $3,125 helped a member to buy a tailoring machine.


Kabende Tukwatanize Group's story

James is a member of Kabende Tukwatanize group, which literally means "we should cooperate" and as a group policy each member has to guarantee the other in accessing a loan.

James is 32 and lives in a rented house in Fort Portal, Uganda. He has a number of businesses including tailoring and charging phones. He is also the headmaster of a secondary school. James has been in service for 6 years and he is still doing well despite challenges in finance and bad debts. Nonetheless, he dreams of setting up a tailoring school in the next 5 years. James wants to buy a tailoring machine his portion of the loan.

In this group: James, Mbabazi, Rosset, Alisen, Evelyne, Adam, Selevano, Tidyebwa, Margret, Rose, Justus, Deo, Thomas, Katusabe, Cleartoris, Rose, Tumuhairwe
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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: April 15, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOFOKAM Ltd., a partner of Catholic Relief Services

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: April 15, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOFOKAM Ltd., a partner of Catholic Relief Services