Mr. Samuel Z. is 26 years old. For over five years now, he has operated a retail shop business in Kyengera town. He is using his loan to purchase retail items such as sugar, boxes of Omo (detergent), cooking oil, etc. In the future he hopes to expand his business in order to generate more income.
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.