Florence N. is a resident of the Gayaza Kyetume zone. She owns a retail shop, which has been operating for over a period of six years. She is using the loan to purchase retail items such as soap, salt, sugar, cooking oil, rice and many others for sale.
She is a hardworking businesswoman blessed with four children, one of whom is going to school. Her future hope is to expand her business.
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.