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Total loan: $1,100


Ibanda, Western Region, Uganda / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy organic fertilizers for his coffee farm to improve yields.

Manuel's story

Manuel comes from Kamwenge district. He is married with six children who attend school.

He is engaged in coffee farming as his major source of income. He also does banana growing, which he supplies to food markets for extra income.

With these businesses, he is able to provide a better livelihood for his family as well as paying school fees for his children.

Manuel has approached UGAFODE for a loan of UGX 4,000,000 to buy organic fertilizers for his coffee plantation to improve the quality and quantity of his farm yields. He is hopeful that his harvest will attract competitive prices, which will increase his earnings, thus making it easy for him to raise his children's school fees.

Manuel is grateful for the financial support that will improve his farming, as well as bettering his income.