Edson is a 38-year-old married man with two children. He lives in Fort Portal, Uganda. His main business is farming, alongside running a drug shop to boost his income.
He is facing hardships of inadequate capital to buy stock. However, he has a vision of building a permanent home, venturing into modern farming and owning a pharmacy.
Edson intends to use the loan to buy drugs 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.