A loan of $1,000 helped a member to buy more charcoal for her business.

Upendo's Heshima Group's story

Upendo is 40 years old, married, and has 2 children, ages 13 and 9. She became a charcoal seller in 2005. She works from 8am to 6pm at her business everyday and can earn a monthly profit of about $74 from her sales.

Upendo hopes this loan can help her buy more charcoal for her business. She will share this loan with her subgroup members, who have businesses dealing with chicken sales and charcoal sales.

In this group: Upendo, Jestina, Restuta, Rosalina, Godisleda

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