A loan of $5,425 helped a member to buy big cooking pans for her catering business.


Kampala Group's story

Nuru is a mother of nine children, of whom one is at school. The rest are grown. Nuru is aged early fifties and is married. For twenty years now, Nuru has been supporting her family by managing her catering business. She is having helpers and works at her business from 06am to 07pm, each working day. Nuru is able to make a very good profit each month.

Nuru is requesting a first loan via Kiva's partner, Tujijenge Tanzania. She will use this loan to buy big cooking pans for her business. She dreams of managing a function hall. Nuru will share this loan with her loan group, Kampala, which is comprised of five members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Nuru, Melania, Secilia, Christina, Donithila
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