Zalimon is a 25-year-old married man with one child living in Kasese, Uganda. Four years ago, he decided to venture into the transport business. Specifically, he rides a motorcycle. The poor road network and the high cost of fuel affect his progress. His dreams are educating his children and diversifying his business to include farming. Zalimon 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.