Laurent is a 37-year-old married man with eight children living in Bundibugyo, Uganda. He is a grade three teacher and has been in service for seven years. His love for community sensitization drove him into the profession despite the fact that it comes with a low salary. He wishes to venture into farming to supplement his earnings and also upgrade in his studies. Laurent 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.