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M. Joseph is a hard-working businessman and a permanent resident of Kyankuta Kirongo ward. He runs a timber business at Kaguta Road, Kyenjojo town council. He is a single father of seven children; his wife died five years back. He wishes to purchase more timber to expand his business. Timber is in high demand, so he wishes to increase his stock so as to meet the demand of his customers. His dream is to see all his children through school and see them having a great future.

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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.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 205
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,442,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,880.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,075 helped Joseph to purchase more timber to expand his business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 21, 2009
Oct 24, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 16, 2010