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Patrick
Patrick is a 50-year-old married man with six children. Patrick is hard working man, self motivated, and innovative. Patrick comes from Engari in the Kiruhura district. He has a disability, but that hasn’t stopped him from doing his businesses and prospering. Patrick does cattle fattening and farming as his businesses and he has managed to pay the tuition fees for his children. He also gets money from milk sales.

Patrick sells his cattle to the fellow farmers and butchers.However, he has challenges of inadequate land where he can to graze his cattle as well as seasonal changes and price fluctuations.

He wants UGX 2,500,000 to buy cross breed cows that will give him more yields in terms of milk and his income will improve, which will change his status. He has a dream to expand on his farm size.

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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.

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  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 260
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,047,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,533.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Patrick to buy cross breed cows for his cattle business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
17 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Irregularly
Pre-Disbursed:
Sep 11, 2013
Listed
Sep 30, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 17, 2014