Rosemary is a 28-year-old woman who is married with two sons. She lives in Rakai district in Mpalm zone Kyotera town council. Her retail business is five years old. She is using the loan to buy more retail items, such as bags of sugar, rice, salt, soap, jelly, dry cells, among other items, for her business expansion. Rosemary is an active business lady whose future hope is to create a big retail/wholesale shop to serve Mpalm zone in Kyotera town council so that she can withstand the competition from other small retail businesses in Mpalm zone.
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.