A loan of $4,850 helped a member to purchase a refrigerator, some chairs, and inventory for her pub.

Kavuga Group's story

The Kavuga Group has been together for six years and comprises 16 men and women who each have businesses in the area. The loan funds will be distributed among the group members, who will invest in their own business. The members mutually guarantee one another's loans. If one member does not repay, the other members are responsible

Anet L., the group’s chairperson, is seeking a loan to purchase a refrigerator, some chairs, and drinks to sell in her bar.

Anet runs a bar from which she serves beer and non-alcoholic beverages to the locals in her town of Mpigi. The bar is open every day of the week from 7am to midnight, and Anet works alone, caring for her youngest child during the day. The bar has been in operation since 2005, and sales have steadily increased over time.

Anet is 28 years old. She is married and has two daughters aged nine and four years. Her husband is a forest ranger. They value education highly and hope that their children become accountants or engineers.

In this group: Anet, Sarah, Jolly, Gladys, Boerz, Cissy, January, Margaret, Harriet, Shaban, Fatuma, Nuriat, Prossy, Jamada, Mood, Paul

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