A loan of $3,175 helped a member to buy more stock and a fridge for her bar.

Tugagaihare Group's story

Maryce, aged 35, borrowed UGX 1,000,000 as part of Tugaigahaire Group’s total loan amount of UGX 8,200,000. She is married and has two children, both of school-going age. She operates a bar in the outskirts of Ishaka town, where she is known for selling the local brew called “mukombotti.” She works every day of the week, 6 hours a day. She does not have any other income. Her business started in 2008, in a rural area she moved from. She started the business to get income to support the family and to pay school fees for the children. She is going to buy more stock, as well as a fridge, for her business. Her clients are local people around the area. She hopes to build a house for her family, since the husband does not do anything. She faces competition from neighbors who are in the same business. She is hardworking, and she hopes for more financial support.

In this group: Maryce, Jackline, Annet, Stella, Scovia, Naume, Jolly, Madia, Juliet, Idaya, Rosette, Phionah
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