A loan of $2,325 helped a member to buy sugar and soap to sell.

Kyempara Women Group's story

Faith is a 48-year-old married woman with eight children and lives in Kasese, Uganda. She has been operating a retail shop for four years. Faith started with 400,000 Ugandan shillings and now has 1,000,000 Ugandan shillings as working capital. Her hardships are inadequate capital for purchasing stock, price fluctuations and inflation.

Faith's personal goals are to build a permanent home and to educate her children. Her business goals are to buy land for growing crops and to diversify her business. Faith wants the loan to buy sugar and soap to sell.

She is a member of the above-mentioned group where each member guarantees the others when accessing a loan. That is why other members are in the photo even when they are not taking out this loan.

In this group: Faith, Mary, Francis, Wilson, Night, Biira, Rama, John, Bahati, Biira

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