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Hamuza K. is 30 years old and lives in the town of Iganga in the Iganga region of Uganda. He is married and has two children. None of his children is currently in school. Hamuza has a retail shop, which he has had for two years.

To help expand his business, Hamuza has requested a loan of 1500000 Ugandan shillings from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to purchase more items like cassava flour for sale. With the help of the loan from BRAC, Hamuza hopes to generate greater profits and buy food. In the future, Hamuza hopes to send his wife back to school.

Additional Information

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.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 146
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,982,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,250.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $675 helped Hamuza to buy more items like cassava flour for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 13, 2010
Oct 19, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2011