James is 54 years old, married man, and has eight children. He lives in Kamwenge, Uganda and has a dairy farm from which he earns his main income. He also sells bulls and buys milk from others to meet the demand.
James is requesting a loan, which he will use to purchase land to expand his farm. He faces challenge of unpredictable weather changes, pests, and diseases. He has a dream of educating his children to the university level and expand his land for grazing.
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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.