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Total loan: $875
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Kanyamakerre Tukwatanize Group

Uganda
Fort Portal, Uganda / General Store

A loan of $875 helped a member to buy clothes, sugar, soap and salt to sell.


Kanyamakerre Tukwatanize Group's story

Gertrude is a twenty-seven-year-old married woman with three children living in Fort Portal, Uganda. Her personal goal is to educate her children up to the university level. She began by operating a retail shop and she has now diversified her business to include cloth selling. Her main hardships are price fluctuations and inflation however she has a vision of expanding her business to new markets. Gertrude needs a loan to buy clothes, sugar, soap and salt for resale. She is wearing a yellow cloth and is a member of the above mentioned group where each one guarantees the other in accessing the loan.

In this group: Gertrude, Mary , Mary , Constance, Stella, Betty , Annet
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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: June 12, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOFOKAM Ltd., a partner of Catholic Relief Services

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: June 12, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOFOKAM Ltd., a partner of Catholic Relief Services