Betty B. is an ambitious business lady in Fortportal. She began her clothing business 5 years ago. She mainly purchases her stock from Kampala, but now dreams of importing the products from Dubai herself. The loan proceeds are enabling Betty to purchase more shirts, suits, dresses and trousers to meet the demands of her customers. Betty is a single mother of two. Her business has enabled her to sustain her family. She hopes to save more funds to purchase a piece of land to build a residence for her family.
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.