A loan of $1,525 helped a member to purchase soap and palm oil to sell.

Kyanya Bakyara Thuwathikana Group's story

Eddy is a fifty-two-year-old married woman with seven children living in Kasese, Uganda. She has been operating a retail business for twenty-two years and she has been able to buy land for farming with the proceeds. She began her business to be economically empowered. Inadequate capital and price fluctuations are her major challenges, while her dreams are to have a wholesale shop and venture into commercial farming. Eddy intends to use this loan to purchase soap and palm oil to sell. She is a member of the above-mentioned group, in which each member guarantees the other in accessing a loan.

In this group: Eddy, Roben, Keziah, Zaresi, Joice, Grace, Peluce, Jeneva

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