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Joselyne
Joselyne is a 34-year old hardworking single woman living in Fort Portal, Uganda. She sells fresh foods and also has a banana plantation. With the proceeds from her businesses she has been able to pay rent and buy land, despite challenges of perishability and lack of adequate capital. Her dream is to buy land for extensive farming and to venture into modern farming methods. Joselyne intends to use the loan to buy fresh foods to sell.

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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

  • $1,500
    Average annual income
  • 289
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $29,599,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,590.1
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Joselyne to buy fresh foods to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 22, 2013
Listed
May 6, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Nov 24, 2013