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Rosemary is a hardworking married woman, age 56, living in Kagadi, Uganda. She is involved in a number of activities, such as farming, leadership as a Councillor and selling clothes. With the proceeds she has been able to pay the school fees for her dependents and build a house. The ever changing customer needs and price fluctuations affect the business. Her dream is to have a boutique. Rosemary intends to use the loan to buy clothes 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
  • 188
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,394,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,550.1
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,375 helped Rosemary to buy clothes to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 21, 2013
Apr 15, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 20, 2013