Joseph is a 30-year-old government employee who works as a primary school teacher. A father to three children, he is married and lives in Kagadi, Uganda. He has been in this profession for eight years and was inspired into service by his love of nurturing young people. Low salary is his major challenge; his salary is not enough to meet his family's needs. His dream is to venture into the housing business. Joseph is requesting a loan to buy cement and iron sheets to complete his commercial house.
More information about this loan
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.