A loan of $2,300 helped a member to buy fish for resale.


St Amedio Katwe Group's story

John Baptist is a 52-year-old married man with four children living in Kasese, Uganda. He has been selling fish for 25 years. His hardships are seasonal weather and inadequate capital to purchase enough fish to meet the demand.

His goals are diversifying his business to include produce sales and buying land to grow crops. John wants money to buy fish for resale.

He is a member of the group in the photo, in which each member guarantees the others in accessing a loan.

In this group: John Baptist, Agnes, John Bosco, Hakim, Rose, Robinah, Agnes, Aisha, Zaverio, Revina



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