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Rosemary is a married woman with two children. She is an extremely hard-working lady.

For 26 years, Rosemary has been farming watermelon, a business from which she has been able to support her family and pay the school fees for her children. Like most good mothers, her desire is to educate her children up to the university level, while her business plan is to farm extensively and also grow trees. Rosemary will use this loan to plant trees and more watermelon.

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More information about this loan

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
  • 176
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $32,013,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,557.5
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Rosemary to plant trees and more watermelon.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 10, 2013
Apr 26, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2014