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Harriet is 47 years old, and she lives in the town of Lugazi in Uganda. She is married, with two children, both in school.

For the past 20 years, Harriet has been working hard to manage her clothing & tailoring business, which deals in clothing.

To help expand her business, Harriet has requested a loan of UGX 2,000,000 from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to buy machines for more tailoring work. It will help Harriet to generate greater profits and live a good life.

Harriet hopes that in the future, she will be able to Increase income levels.

Harriet is a member of BRAC's Small Enterprise Program (SEP). The program primarily serves small entrepreneurs like Harriet who do not have enough collateral for commercial loans, but have businesses that have grown too large for microloans.

Additional Information

About BRAC Uganda

This loan is administered by BRAC Uganda, a registered non-governmental organization (NGO) in Uganda that is also a part of the BRAC international network. BRAC Uganda attempts to address poverty through a holistic model, offering programs in education, health, water & sanitation, agriculture, and microfinance. BRAC Uganda’s microfinance program aims to provide the poor with easy, reliable, and efficient access to institutional financial services, and reaches over 150,000 families in Uganda. For more on BRAC Uganda, please see our partner page, and join our lending team, Friends of BRAC Uganda.


About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 190
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,415,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,515.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Harriet to buy machines for more tailoring work.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
19 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 16, 2013
Nov 18, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 28, 2015