Thomas is a 70-year-old married man living in Kamwenge, Uganda. For ten years he has been running a retail shop after retiring from active service. He started with 600,000 shillings as working capital, but now he has over 3,000,000 shillings as well as fixed assets such as a motorcycle and a house. His goals are educating his children, building a permanent house and diversifying his business to include a coffee plantation and livestock farm.
Thomas needs this loan to buy salt, sugar and sodas to resell.