Jasitas is a 32-year-old married man with one child living in Kagadi, Uganda. He operates a sports and video hall which has been in operation for a period of two years. He says he started this business due to the demand of such services in the area and to develop himself and his family. He would like to work hard and become rich and then build a permanent house for their residence. Inefficient power supplies is the biggest factor affecting his business, while his dream is to buy a solar panel and install digital television services to attract more customers. Jasitas intends to use the loan to buy digital television services to attract more customers.
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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.