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Milly
Milly is 38 years old and lives in the town of Lugazi in the Mukono region of Uganda. She is married and has 4 children who are all currently in school. For the past 7 years, Milly has been working hard to manage her retail shop, which sells sugar, soap, and other goods.

To help expand her business, Milly has requested a loan of 2,000,000 Ugandan Shillings from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to purchase more stock, which will help Milly to generate greater profits and improve the quality of her life. Milly hopes that in the future she will be become self reliant and live a good life.

Milly is a member of BRAC's Small Enterprise Program (SEP). The program primarily serves small entrepreneurs like Milly who do not have enough collateral for commercial loans, but have businesses that have grown too large for microloans.

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
  • 276
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $29,599,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,485.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $825 helped Milly to purchase more stock for her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 7, 2012
Listed
Mar 30, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Apr 17, 2013