A loan of $1,750 helped a member to pay workers who are preparing his land for the next planting season..


Twekambe Kigezi Group's story

Edward is a 40-year-old man living in Masindi, Uganda. He is married and charged with the responsibility of taking care of five of his family members. He is a farmer who grows maize but also buys from other farmers and sells at a mark up price in town. Unpredictable weather changes and price fluctuation pose a challenge to his business growth while his dream is to farm extensively and have enough to sell all year round. Edward intends to use the loan to pay the workers who are preparing his land for the next planting season. He is a member of a group where each one guarantees the other in accessing a loan.

In this group: Edward, Abdul, Edith, Geofrey,, Rosemary, Solomon, Peter, Joyce, Silvia, Eriab, Matyansi, Space, Penilope*
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