Ms. Aisha N. is a resident of Kukyeka Kamukuzi division in Mbarara district. She is a businesswoman and owns a grocery shop which she has been operating for over five years. She is requesting a loan to purchase additional grocery items (drinks, sugar, soap, cooking oil, and so forth) to meet the demands of her customers. She is a widow and runs her business on her own. She hopes to earn enough from her business to be able to afford to educate her children.
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.