Mr. Lusiimba Herbert is a 40-year-old hard-working businessman. He is married with 3 children, two of whom are in school. He raises poultry and also makes building bricks. In addition, he is a coffee farmer. Income from his businesses has enabled him to build his residential home in Kansangati. For the expansion of his business, Herbert will use the loan to buy more poultry feed and some vaccines. This will enable him to have a healthy flock of poultry that will boost his income and profits.
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.