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Patrick
Patrick K. is 29 years old and lives in the town of Kamuli in the Jinja region of Uganda. He is single and has no children. Patrick has a retail shop business, which he has run for ten years.

To help expand his business, Patrick has requested a loan of 1,500,000 UGX from Kiva partner, BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to purchase sugar and soap for resale. With the help of his loan from BRAC, Patrick hopes to generate greater profits and buy food. In the future, he hopes to expand his rentals business further.

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

  • $1,500
    Average annual income
  • 267
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $29,188,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,310.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Patrick to purchase sugar and soap for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jan 18, 2011
Listed
Jan 24, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Feb 18, 2012