Julius is a 27-year-old married man with two children, ages four and one, living in Kagadi, Uganda. Due to his passion for a better life, he started a produce and liquor business seven years ago. During this time, he has been able to build a residential house and also has continued to do farming to supplement his produce business.
Julius is requesting for a loan to buy a local brew to sell. The challenges of weather and bad roads affect his business. His business plans include buying land and expanding on his farming activities. He dreams of educating his children and buying a motorcycle.
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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.