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Joseph is a 35-year-old man, married with ten children, living in Kagadi, Uganda. He describes himself as a hard-working man operating a produce business dealing in maize, beans and groundnuts which he has operated for a period of twenty years now. The business is rural-based and he started it to enable him get daily income for the smooth running of his family. He would like to build a permanent house for his family and educate his children up to the university. Joseph is requesting a loan to buy beans and maize to sell.

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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
  • 291
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,089,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,650.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,150 helped Joseph to buy beans and maize to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 13, 2013
Mar 7, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 9, 2014