Hamidah N. is 27 years old. She is a permanent resident of Kyotera and lives in Ntovu Local Council One in Ntenge Parish. She is a married woman with two children. She owns a beauty salon in Kasambya Local Council One Zone in Kyotera. Her business is four years old. She is using the loan to buy more salon equipment, like hair dryers. In the future, she plans to create a modern salon in Kyotera.
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.