Drake, aged 46, lives in Hoima, Uganda. He is married with four children and all attend school. He deals in produce and works six days a week. He started his business in 2011. A restaurant supplements his income. He hopes to expand his business. Weather changes and price fluctuations hinder his business.
He is acquiring a loan to buy more maize and beans 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.