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Total loan: $700


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Mpigi, Central Region, Uganda / Agriculture

Gerald's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to buy fertilizer for his coffee plantation to have better yields at harvest.

Gerald's story

Gerald is married and has six children who all attend school. He is a farmer who grows mainly coffee in the village of Mpigi. He also supplements his income doing several casual jobs. Gerald has been able to provide for his big family and to educate his children through hard work and perseverance.

Gerald needs a loan to buy fertilizer for his plantations to ensure good yields at the time of harvest.

He appreciates the support that will improve his farming activities.