Ms. K. Schola is a businesswoman, thirty-eight years old. She owns a retail shop near her residence in Kibuli. She is using the loan to purchase retail items such as Omo (a detergent brand), Blue Band (a margarine brand), sugar, salt, soap, flour, etc., to make a larger stock.
For more income generation, Ms. K. Schola wants to start up a salon as a side-business to her retail shop since she has hair skills. Her dream is to educate her children.
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.