A loan of $875 helped a member to buy more clothes for her business.


Cesilia's Tusongembele Group's story

Cesilia is a 30 year-old married woman with 3 children, ages 10, 9 and 2. She and her husband also take care of 2 other people, ages 70 and 50. Cesilia sells clothes, a business that she started in 2000. She works everyday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and can earn a monthly profit of about $60 from her sales.

She now hopes for a loan of $875 to buy more clothes for her business. She will share this loan with her subgroup members, who have businesses selling cloth, food, and operating a café.

In this group: Cesilia, Devotha, Agnes, Martha, Jeni
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