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Judas, 32, is a married man with five children aged between 1 and 15. He lives in Kagadi, Uganda. Due to his passion to change his and his children's future, he started a produce business ten years ago. He has been able to build rental houses to supplement his produce business income and has also continued to do farming. He dreams of educating his children up to university level and opening up another outlet. Weather changes and bad roads affect his business. Judas intends to use this loan to buy beans and maize to sell.

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This loan is part of HOFOKAM's program targeting poor and geographically excluded populations in Western Uganda. In addition to loans, it provides social and business training programs to low-income entrepreneurs and their communities. Since 2003, HOFOKAM has provided sustainable financial and non-financial services to promote social, economic and sustainable land development and improve the quality of life for vulnerable populations. The organization has a clear vested interest in underserved communities with its headquarters in rural Fort Portal and a number of branches in extremely remote areas.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 223
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $32,028,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,695.5
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,300 helped Judas to buy beans and maize to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 19, 2012
Nov 28, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2013