Patrick is an enterprising man living in Hoima, Uganda. He sells soft drinks and produce. He started the business after realizing that farming alone could hardly meet his family's daily expenses due to its seasonal nature. Price fluctuation and unpredictable weather changes pose challenges to his business growth, while his dream is to set up a food store that can sustainably supply his customers all year round.
Patrick is requesting for a loan to buy agricultural produce and soda 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.