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Adolf, 45, is married with five children and lives in Fort Portal, Uganda. He is a farmer and also has cows, works as a security guard and makes bricks.

He faces the challenges of seasonal changes. He, however, hopes to acquire 10,000 eucalyptus trees for planting and to educate all his children to higher levels of learning.

Adolf needs a loan to buy firewood to make bricks.

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More information about this loan

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.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 174
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $32,013,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,650.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Adolf to buy firewood for brickmaking.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 11, 2014
Jul 20, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 19, 2015