A loan of $4,925 helped a member to pay workers tilling his land for next season.

Butunduzi Tweimukye Group's story

Gideon is a 45-year-old married man with six children, living in Kyenjojo, Uganda.

For the past twenty years he has been growing Irish potatoes. With the proceeds he has been able to pay school fees and buy more land.

He has a personal goal of educating his children and a business goal of expanding his business into new market areas.

Gideon wants a loan to pay workers who are tilling his land in preparation for the next season. He has a problem of seasonal weather changes which greatly affect quantity and quality of his yeilds.

He is a member of the Butunduzi Tweimukye group, where each member guarantees the others in accessing a loan.

In this group: Gideon, Consolate, Grace, Annet, Grace, Patrick, Beatrice*, Julia, Peter, Innocent, Ronald, Joan, Charles, Joseph, Richard, Maudah, Abel*, John, Wilson
*not pictured

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