Harriet is 34 year old married female. Harriet has got a produce business, groundnuts paste and grinding in Kijura centre since 2004. She also does farming that adds on her income to cater for the family. Her dream is to develop her business into a modern factory which can pack gnuts paste for export.However she is challenged by high prices, rent, electricity bills and fluctuating power which spoils grinding machine. Harriet will use the loan to buy materials for building.
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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.