150 young single mothers in Rugyeyo Rutenga Kanyantorogo and Kambuga were trained in business planning, financial management and bookkeeping

7 women’s groups (with a total of 189 women members) have received loans totally approximately £2,445, of which 100%  has been paid off, with the groups making a combined profit of 930,000 Ugandan Shillings (£200). A further £1,400 was loaned to 4 out of the 7 original women’s groups, which has also been paid back in full.

Successes include:

  • Women’s empowerment through advocacy & financial knowledge

  • Financial and household improvements for the women involved

  • Entrepreneur skill for young mothers

  • Networking and community building for the women