A loan of $2,000 helped a member to expand both farming and fish business.


Busei A South D Group's story

The group leader of this small group is Alice B.. She is currently in the business of farming and selling silver fish, and is requesting a loan to start trading big fish like nile perch and tilapia. Alice is 34 years old and is married with a husband works as a builder. She has 5 children ranging from age 8 to 15, and her children go to school. Each week, Alice makes approximately UGX 30000 in profits, and with the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to bank the money and save it for future use. Alice has taken a loan from BRAC Uganda before in the amount of UGX 150000 in order to uplift her poultry and fish trading business, and the loan was paid back on time.

Alice is joined in her small group by Hadija N., Zida N., B. Zaituni, and Aidah S.. Hadija N. has a business in selling sweet potatoes and wants to expand to trade a variety of produce. Zida N. is currently operating a retail shop business and wants a loan to increase fixed assets in the shop. B. Zaituni operates a business of selling new clothes and wants to rent another permanent place for business. Aidah S. is currently in the grocery business and is requesting a loan to set up a bigger stall.

In this group: Alice, Hadija, Zida, Zaituni, Aidah
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