Achan J. is a female Ugandan aged forty-three years. She is a married woman with seven children, some in a tertiary institution and others at secondary and primary level. She began selling small items such as cassava flour before she shifted to operate a drug store. Her store is located in Mvara trading center adjacent to Okuambo market. She is using the loan to purchase various drugs to improve upon her business and to be able to meet her customers' demands. Her future plan is to prosper.
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.