A loan of $1,525 helped a member to buy cosmetics, artificial hair and hair oil.

Kwagalana Group's story

Annet is a 25-year-old single mother who started a hairdressing business in Nansana, a suburb of Kampala, after dropping out of school when her disabled single mother failed to take her for further education. She then decided to start working as a hairdresser, a job she has done for over four years.

Annet has recently been enrolled in a UGAFODE group, where she has applied for a loan of 200,000 Ugandan shillings to buy hair relaxer oil and artificial hair for her salon business. She will be able to make some good profits since most women will be treating their hair to look good during Christmas. Her dream is to buy a plot of land and build a house where she can stay with her disabled mother.

Annet is the second from left in the first row.

In this group: Susan, Justine, Rebecca, Irene, Pauline, Moses, Andrew, Margret, Annet, Moreen, Japyeri, Annet

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