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Harriet is a 45-year-old hardworking woman living in Fort Portal, Uganda. She has been dealing in agriculture since 1990 as well as tailoring to increase her income. She has a dream of completing her rental houses although she is faced with a lack of enough capital. Harriet will use the loan to complete her rental houses by buying bricks and paying for labor..

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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.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 313
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $30,637,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,588.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Harriet to complete her rental houses by buying bricks and paying for labor.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
May 14, 2013
May 27, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 18, 2013