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Lawrence
Lawrence is a hardworking, married man living in Masindi, Uganda. Focused as he is, Lawrence decided to supplement his salary with farming so he could provide for the basic needs of his family.

Despite the efforts, Lawrence is faced with a theft problem and a low salary, which both hinder his development plans. His dream is to venture into modern farming and educate his children through to university.

Lawrence is requesting a loan to pay workers who are weeding his plantation and to buy fertilizer.

Additional Information

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
  • 359
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $30,344,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,594.9
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Lawrence to pay workers who are weeding his plantation and to buy fertilizer.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
May 23, 2013
Listed
Jun 24, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 22, 2013