A loan of $1,125 helped a member to purchase vegetables and fruits for resale.


Halima's Group's story

Halima‘s group is comprised of eight hardworking women. Halima is 20 years old and lives in the town of Lugazi in the Mukono region of Uganda. She is single and has no children. Halima has operated a business selling vegetables and fruits for 8 years.

To help expand her business, Halima has requested a loan of 400,000 UGX from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to purchase vegetables and fruits for resale. With the help of the loan from BRAC, Halima hopes to generate greater profits and buy food for her family. In the future, Halima hopes to own a plot of land. Halima is a member of BRAC’s Empowerment and Livelihood for Adolescents (ELA) program, which has helped her prospects for the future by teaching her about HIV/AIDS.

In this group: Halima, Diana, Noeline, Agnes, Aisha, Fiona, Moreen, Caro



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