Nakabiri O. is thirty-two years old. She is a single mother of three children and also has three dependants that she takes care of. She has a retail grocery shop which she has been running for over three years. Nakabiri is using the loan purposely to purchase more retail stock, that is to say salt, sugar, soap, tea leaves, etc for business expansion. Her dream is to become the best competitor in the town of Kalisizo and earn more profits to educate her children to greater heights.
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.