Emmanuel, age 30, trades in produce to earn a living. To supplement his income, he also has a dairy farm. He and his wife live in Kamwenge, Uganda.
He has earned a good reputation and is highly recommended by his customers. They buy from him regularly, since it is known that he supplies good products. His main business challenge is high transportation costs. He dreams of eventually owning a food store in town.
Emmanuel intends to use the loan funds to buy rice to offer for sale.