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Catherine is a 30-year-old, government employee who works as a community development officer. A mother to two children, she is married and lives in Kagadi Uganda. She has been in her profession for three years and was inspired into it by her desire to associate with the community. Her dream is to educate her children up to the University and to venture into farming. Catherine intends to use the loan to buy land for farming.

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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
  • 220
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $32,028,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,720.2
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD
Paying Back - Currency Exchange Loss

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $975 helped Catherine to buy land for farming.
85% repaid
Repayment Term
39 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 12, 2012
Jan 8, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss: