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Total loan: $1,475
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Kira A Group

Uganda
Kireka, Uganda / Home Products Sales

A loan of $1,475 helped a member to expand a retail shop business.


Kira A Group's story

The group leader of this small group is Sarah K.. She runs a, retail shop and is requesting a loan of UGX 600,000 to buy another fridge. Sarah is 44 years old and married. She has 4 children ranging from age 12 to 20 and her children go to school. Each week, Sarah makes approximately UGX 50,000 in profits and with the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to save enough money to pay her childrens' school fees. Sarah has taken a loan from BRAC Uganda before in the amount of UGX 400,000 to invest it in her retail shop business and the loan was paid back on time.

Sarah is joined in her small group by Doreen N., Salima M., Promise N., and Prossy N.. Doreen N. is currently in the business of tailoring and is requesting a loan of UGX 400,000 to buy more sewing machines. Salima M. is currently in the business of selling clothes and is requesting a loan of UGX 500,000 to purchase more clothes for sale. Promise N. is currently in the business of matooke (a plantain banana dish from Uganda) selling and is requesting a loan of UGX 500,000 to expand her business. Prossy N. runs a salon and is requesting a loan of UGX 500,000 to buy a hairdryer and steamer.

In this group: Sarah, Doreen, Salima, Promise, Prossy
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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: June 7, 2008

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: June 7, 2008