N. Gladys is a very ambitious and determined businesswoman. At 38, she is married and the mother of two school-going children. She operates a bar and restaurant on Rubaga Road where she resides. Besides this business, Gladys owns five rental houses which earn her a total of Ush 1,500,000 per month. Gladys will use the loan to purchase more crates of beer, wine, spirits, and soft drinks for 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.