A loan of $3,600 helped a member to pay for salt and cassava flour.


Kakoni Traders Group's story

Aida is a thirty-two-year old married woman with four children living in Kasese, Uganda. She is shown in the photo wearing a white t-shirt. She operates a retail shop and also mines salt for a living. The good mother that she is, she wants to educate her children to attain degrees as a minimum qualification and set them up for income generating activities that can secure their future. Lack of capital and bad weather are her challenges while her business goal is to trade on a wholesale basis. She is a member of the abovementioned group where each one guarantees the other in accessing a loan. Aida intends to use the loan facility to buy salt and cassava flour to sell.

In this group: Aida, Harriet, Happy, Umaru, Wilson, Hadija, Vicky, Mugenyi, Kasaija, Joseph
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