Friday is a 36-year-old married man living in Bundibugyo, Uganda.
He deals in cassava produce and has been in this business for eight years..He started with fifty thousand shillings only by buying dry cassava in small quantities and later generated a high income, which he used to buy a plot of land.
The purpose for the loan is to buy cassava flour to sell. The main hardships that he faces are customers not paying on time and inadequate capital to purchase stock for his customers.
His personal goals are educating his children and building a permanent home for the family. He intends to expand the business to new market areas and to move the business to a more permanent home.