A loan of $1,825 helped a member to purchase grains and cereals.


Longole-Aisha Deya Group's story

Aisha D. (right) is 45 years old. She is a married mother of 5 children of whom one is working and the rest are still in school. Aisha has been running a restaurant for 3 years now. Her menu comprises of local dishes and delicacies. She needs a loan to enable her to stock foods like grains and cereals which have a long shelf life. Her dream is to open up a handcrafts workshop. She hopes that the income from the business enables her to support her husband in educating the children. This is a group loan, where each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a group of individuals bound by a group guarantee. Under this arrangement, each member of the group supports one another and is responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members if someone is delinquent or defaults.

In this group: Aisha, Tuma, Zaituni, Sarah, Gloria, Harriet , Maggy, Leila
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