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Enock is 34 years old and lives in the town of Mbarara, Uganda. He is married and has 3 children. Two attend school.

For the past 6 years, Enock has been hard at work managing his grocery store, which sells sugar, salt, cooking oil, pasho, and rice.

To help expand his business, Enock has requested a loan of 2500000 Ugandan Shillings from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to buy sugar, salt, cooking oil and other goods to sell, and will help Enock generate greater profits and increase his business. This will improve his family's income. Enock hopes to run a wholesale shop.

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

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

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 147
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $32,003,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,487.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,025 helped Enock to buy sugar, salt, cooking oil and other goods.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 10, 2012
Jul 29, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 26, 2013