A loan of $600 helped a member to buy more goods like sugar and posho to sell.

Sharon Maria's Group's story

Sharon's group is comprised of hard working women. Sharon is 18 years old and lives in the town of Kititale in the region of Uganda. For the past year, Sharon has been working hard to manage her retail shop, which sells household goods like flour and soap.

To help expand her business, Sharon has requested a loan of 300,000 Ugandan Shillings from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to buy more goods like sugar and posho to sell, and will help Sharon to generate greater profits and buy more .

Sharon is a member of BRAC's Empowerment and Livelihood for Adolescents (ELA) program. In addition to microfinance loans, the program provides both a safe place for young Ugandan women to take part in group activities, and a forum for life-skills training.

In this group: Sharon Maria, Sofia, Olivia, Haulat, Hasifa

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