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A loan of $800 helped to pay school fees for her children.


Margret's story

Margret is a 49-year-old married woman with two children living in Masindi, Uganda. She operates a restaurant and with the proceeds, she has been able to pay school fees for her children and build a house. The high cost of rent and staff turnover are her major challenges while her dreams are to own a hotel and educate her children up to the University level. Margret intends to use the loan to pay school fees for her children.



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