Joseph is a thirty-year-old married man living in Bundibugyo, Uganda. He is an ambitious man who is determined to change his future and that of his children through hard work. He operates a retail shop and is also a farmer, mainly growing cocoa due to its high demand in the region and low cost of production. Like most responsible fathers, he desires to educate his children up to university. He also wants to venture into sustainable income generating activities with the aim of securing a future for his family. Joseph intends to use this loan to pay school fees for his children.
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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.