Simon is a male Ugandan aged 32 and married with 7 children between 10 and 1 years old living in Kagadi, Uganda. He operates a wholesale and retail shop in Kagadi where he sells general merchandise. He does farming to supplement his income. His dream is to construct a good permanent house but his major challenge is stiff competition from similar businessmen. Simon is requesting a loan to buy general merchandise like soap, water, salt and sugar to sell.
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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.