Mr. S. Sulaiman is forty-nine years old. He has a charcoal store. He is using the loan to expand his business by purchasing bags of charcoal from villages to resell at his store. He has been operating the business for eight years. He expects to own a large wholesale charcoal store to attract as many customers as he can.
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.