Margret lives in Hoima, Uganda. She is 28 years old and deals in produce like rice, groundnuts and maize. She has three children and two of them attend school. She dreams of expanding her business into new market areas, thus increasing her sales and profits. Scarcity of products like maize and seasonal changes hinder her business.
She is acquiring credit to buy maize, beans and groundnuts 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.