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Betty is a second time borrower from the institution and is applying for a loan of UGX 600,000. She is a married lady, is 50 years old, and has seven children that are grown up and no longer live with her. She is a hard-working lady who is always busy working on her plantation near her home.

She planted maize and harvested over 30 bags that she wants to take to the mill, but has no money to pay for it. Therefore, the purpose of the loan is to facilitate the process of taking the maize for milling and also to pay for veterinary services for her two cows.

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More information about this loan

This loan is part of UGAFODE's program for clients who live in isolated rural areas with limited access to financial services. Uniquely, UGAFODE focuses its efforts on agricultural areas in Uganda that are over 50 km from their branches, providing loans to both groups and individual borrowers. The organization believes that the risk of offering services to remote clients is outweighed by the benefits to customers and their often underserved communities.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 206
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,377,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,567.2
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Betty to pay for veterinary services and also to transport her maize to the maize mill.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 16, 2013
Aug 23, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014