Henry, aged thirty-nine, lives in Hoima, Uganda. He is married and charged with the responsibility of taking care of five children, three of whom attend school. He deals in the produce business, mostly maize. He also does farming for extra income. He desires to expand his business though weather changes affect his profit margin.
He is acquiring a loan to buy more maize 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.