A loan of $1,125 helped to rennovate his commercial building and buy baby clothes.


Martin's story

Martin, a 49-year-old widower with three children, lives in Kasese, Uganda where he has operated a retail shop for 23 years. Martin started with 100,000 shillings and now has 4,000,000 shillings as his working capital. His business hardships are price fluctuation, inflation, few customers and inadequate capital.



Martin is requesting this loan to rennovate his commercial building and buy baby clothes. His business goals are to hire employees and move the business to a more permanent location, while his personal goals include educating his children and buying a car.



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