M. Henry is a 50-year-old married man with ten children. He has been operating his business since 2005. He operates a shop located at Elgin Street dealing with first-hand clothes. He is using the loan to purchase more clothes for both men and women such as trousers, shirts, t-shirts, skirts, dresses, and party wear in hopes of attracting more customers, hence expanding his business and earning more profits. His future hope is to obtain a bigger boutique to capture more customers.
About BRAC Uganda
This loan is administered by BRAC Uganda, a registered non-governmental organization (NGO) in Uganda that is also a part of the BRAC international network. BRAC Uganda attempts to address poverty through a holistic model, offering programs in education, health, water & sanitation, agriculture, and microfinance. BRAC Uganda’s microfinance program aims to provide the poor with easy, reliable, and efficient access to institutional financial services, and reaches over 150,000 families in Uganda. For more on BRAC Uganda, please see our partner page, and join our lending team, Friends of BRAC Uganda.