During the entrepreneurship classes the team was given an opportunity to identify community challenges or problems that would turn into a business venture. Bena identified that her home area needed a grocery shop because most of the shops were quite a good distance. She saw an opportunity of opening a grocery shop near her home to solve the challenge of moving a long distance to the shops. Bena later developed a business plan for her business ideas which helped her to see how feasible the business would be,how to manage, run and scale a start up grocery shop.
With the clear business plan in hand Bena embarked on looking for capital to start the business. In October 2015,She asked her husband for the capital who offered 500,000/=UGX for her to start up a grocery shop in her home area located in Kamwokya church road area zone. By Dec 2016 Bena’s grocery shop is worthy 1.500.000/= UGX She has dreams of expanding her shop to becoming both a wholesale and retail shop