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Kabojja A1(F) Group
In this Group: Norah, Justine, Maria Teddy, Jane, Hawa
Norah is 35 years old and married with two children, all of whom go to school. Her husband works in a coffee factory. Norah and Justine both have poultry businesses. Norah usually earns SHS 70.000 in profit each week. With the extra business profit, she intends to construct another poultry house. Teddy sells spare parts and wants to increase her business with the loan. Jane sells clothes and wants to use the loan to increase stock.

This is a group loan. The loan funds will be distributed among the group members, each of whom will invest in her own business. The members mutually guarantee one another's loans. If one member does not repay, the other members are responsible.

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.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 290
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,055,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,710.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Kabojja A1(F) Group's $2,000 loan helped a member to buy more chicks.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
Apr 26, 2008
Listed
Apr 9, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
May 15, 2009