Zaina is a single woman living in Bundibugyo, Uganda. She is employed as an assistant community development officer and has been in this service for two years. She joined the service to help give people skills, and she has been a source of inspiration to her community. She has a dream of upgrading her studies and buying land. Her main challenges are low pay and high cost of transport to reach the office. Her business plan is to buy land for farming.
Zaina 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.