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John
John is 50 years old. He is married and has four children, none of whom are currently in school. John has a small retail shop, which he has run for four years.

To help expand his business, John has requested a loan of 2,000,000 Ugandan Shillings from Kiva partner, BRAC. The loan will be used to purchase more essential commodities such as sugar. With the help of his loan from BRAC, John hopes to generate greater profits and buy food for his family. In the future, he hopes to expand his 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
  • 158
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $28,318,675
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,410.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $850 helped John to purchase more essential commodities such as sugar.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
May 16, 2011
Listed
Jun 19, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Jun 15, 2012