Andrew is a 33-year-old married man with five children living in Kasese, Uganda. He operates a retail shop but also does farming in order to earn a living. Inadequate capital and price fluctuations are his major challenges, while his dream is to own a supermarket.
Andrew intends to use the loan to buy sugar, salt, and soap 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.