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Geoffrey is a 39-year-old married man living in Kamwenge, Uganda. He deals in cattle fattening as his main source of income, though he has other side businesses like crop production, where he earns an extra income. He faces the challenge of stiff competition but has dreams of educating his children to the university level and also set up a ranch.

Geoffrey is requesting a loan to buy more cattle for fattening.

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More information about this loan

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.


About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 271
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $31,081,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,520.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Geoffrey to buy more cattle for fattening.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 25, 2013
Dec 15, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2014