Pauline N. is a 36-year-old businesswoman. She is married and has six children who are all in school. She has owned a beauty salon since 2004.
Pauline is using her loan to purchase cosmetics, such as hair chemicals, hair relaxers, hair extensions, and jellies. Her shop is located in the Abaita Ababiri trading centre. Her future plan is 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.