Jenet N. is 49 years old and lives in the town of Mattuga in the Luwero region of Uganda. She is married and has 3 children who are in school. Jenet has been running her restaurant for 6 years.
To help expand her business, Jenet is requesting a loan of 1,500,000 Ugandan Shillings from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to buy more goods for the restaurant. Jenet hopes that the loan will help her by allowing her to expand her operations and support her family. In the future, Jenet hopes to open up additional branches of her restaurant.
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.