A loan of $4,850 helped a member to purchase more ripe bananas, jack fruit, pineapples, etc. to resell.


Ivunamba Development Group's story

41-year-old Gorreti says the nine years she has spent in her greengrocery business in Jinja have been years of hard work, perseverance, determination and reflection. She says laying to heart the different experiences that have come with running this business has been momentous. In a nutshell, she says reflecting on her chequered experiences has helped her plan for her business in a more systematic and organized manner.

Gorreti who is single but has one child says she took root in this business with savings from her tailoring business. Monthly she says this business generates profits equivalent to shillings 200,000. With this Kiva loan, she feels she will be empowered to purchase more ripe bananas, jack fruit, pineapples, etc. to resell.

In this group: Gorreti, Madina, Harriet, Mariam, Mawazi, Mathias, Monic, Samalie, Slyvia, Cissy, Hadijja, Mariam, Rebecca, Aminah, Zaituni, Herman


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