K. Herbert is an energetic thirty-six year old businessman. He has a retail shop in his local area, which his wife helps him run. He also has a car for hire. He is using his loan to bring more goods into his shop, such as sugar, soap, salt, maize flour, etc. His future plan is to purchase another car for transporting or hiring out for more income. He has six family members, and would like to help his children get a university education.
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.