Ibrahim is 46 years old and lives in the town of Fort Portal in the Fort Portal region of Uganda. He is married and has 4 children with 2 of them currently in school. For the past 10 years, Ibrahim has been working hard to manage his retail shop, which sells cooking oil, toilet paper, stationary items and other items.
To help expand his business, Ibrahim has requested a loan from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to buy items such as cooking oil, toilet paper, and stationary items, and will help Ibrahim to generate greater profits and increase his capital and profits. Ibrahim hopes that in the future he will be able to expand the business.
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.