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Venant is a 26-year-old government employee who works as a primary school teacher. This father to two children is married and lives in Kagadi, Uganda. He was inspired to the teaching profession by his urge to serve the nation and he feels there is no better way than to teach the children of his nation. He also sells produce to supplement the low pay from his salary. Inadequate capital to meet the high demand is his great challenge while his dream is to own a wholesale shop. Venant is requesting a loan to buy groundnuts 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
  • 272
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,081,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,681.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD
Paying Back - Currency Exchange Loss

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $1,125 helped Venant to buy groundnuts to sell.
76% repaid
Repayment Term
39 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 28, 2012
Dec 6, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss: