Prossy is 36 years old and lives in the town of Kasangati in the Kampala region of Uganda. She is married and has 4 children, who are all currently in school. For the past 5 years, Prossy has been working hard to manage her electronics shop, where she sells electronic items. To help expand her business, Prossy has requested for a loan of 2,500,000 Ugandan Shillings from BRAC Uganda. This loan will be used to buy more electronics items, which will help Prossy to generate greater profits and increase on her daily income. Prossy hopes that in the future, she will be able to expand her business.
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.