Josephine is a married woman, aged 40, and mother to three children living in Kagadi,Uganda. She operates a retail shop in the same town and with the proceeds she has been able to venture into farming and animal sales. She dreams of educating her children up to the University level and buy more land to expand her farming activities. Josephine intends to use the loan to buy salt, soap and general merchandise 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.