A loan of $2,175 helped a member to buy beer, soda, sugar, and rice to sell.


Katooke Saving & Lending Group's story

Angella is a 29-year-old married woman with four children who lives in her own house in Kyenjojo, Uganda.

She has been operating a retail shop for eight years; she started with capital of 780,000 shillings and now she has capital worth 5,000,000 shillings. She also practices farming to earn additional income. She experiences hardships due to price fluctuation; her dreams are to own a depot of beer and soda, plus educate her children to attain degrees as a minimum qualification.

She is a member of the above mentioned group where members mobilize savings and guarantee each other to get a loan.

Angella intends to use the loan to buy beer, soda, sugar, and rice to sell.

In this group: Angella, Leonia, Harriet, Silver, Evanisi, Beatrice, John, Beatrice, Immelda, Florence, Joyce, Rose, William, Benaleta



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