Robert is a 24-year-old married man with a child living in Kasese, Uganda. For the past two years, he has been operating a retail shop, starting with 500,000 UGX that has become 2,500,000 UGX in working capital. Robert's business hardships are inadequate capital to purchase stock; high fuel and transportation costs; and price fluctuations and inflation.
Robert is requesting a loan to buy sugar, soap, salt, soda, and beer to sell. His personal goals are to educate his children, build a permanent house, and buy a car. His business goals are to diversify his business and buy land to grow crops.