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Madina Khaitsa
Madina Khaitsa is 35 years old and lives in the town of Nakaloke, in the Mbale region of Uganda. She is married and has three children, two of whom are currently in school.

For the past two years, Madina Khaitsa has been working hard to manage her charcoal business, in which she sells charcoal.

To help expand her business, Madina Khaitsa has requested a loan of UGX 2,000,000 (Ugandan shillings) from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to buy more charcoal and will help Madina Khaitsa to generate greater profits. Madina Khaitsa hopes that, in the future, she will be able to expand the business.

Madina Khaitsa is a member of BRAC Uganda's Small Enterprise Program (SEP). The program primarily serves small entrepreneurs, like Madina Khaitsa, who do not have enough collateral for commercial loans, but have businesses that have grown too large for microloans.

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About BRAC Uganda

This loan is administered by BRAC Uganda, a registered non-governmental organization (NGO) in Uganda that is also a part of the BRAC international network. BRAC Uganda attempts to address poverty through a holistic model, offering programs in education, health, water & sanitation, agriculture, and microfinance. BRAC Uganda’s microfinance program aims to provide the poor with easy, reliable, and efficient access to institutional financial services, and reaches over 150,000 families in Uganda. For more on BRAC Uganda, please see our partner page, and join our lending team, Friends of BRAC Uganda.

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About Uganda

  • $1,500
    Average annual income
  • 282
    View loans »
    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $29,599,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,627.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD
Paying Back - Currency Exchange Loss

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $775 helped Madina Khaitsa to buy more charcoal.
79% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 13, 2014
Listed
Jul 10, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible