Ismail is a 45-year-old man living in Masindi, Uganda. He is married and charged with the responsibility of taking care of four children, all of whom are able to attend school.
Ismail operates a bar, which is located on a busy street. He started the business seven years ago so as to meet the increasing demands of his family's basic needs. His dream is to own a hotel and to educate his children, despite the business challenge of price fluctuations. Ismail is requesting a loan to buy a pool table for his bar to attract more customers.