Amina is a forty-four-year-old married female with six children, living in Bundibugyo, Uganda. She sells secondhand clothes, mainly children's wear, along with cocoa farming which helps her to cover her family's daily expenses. She has been in the business for five years and is very hardworking. She is borrowing 500,000 UGX to buy used clothes for selling.
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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.