Joseph is a 42-year-old married man with five children living in Kasese,Uganda. He has been a police officer and he was inspired into service by his love for peace. With the current riots in the country, his job has been very demanding. He also grows crops to earn extra income. He is challenged by low pay which can hardly meet his family's basic needs while his dream is to venture into commercialized agriculture on a large scale. Joseph 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.