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Total loan: $825

Stephen

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Bundibugyo, Western Region, Uganda / Food

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A loan helped to buy more cacao to sell.


Stephen's story

Stephen is married and has five children. He lives in Bundibugyo, Uganda. Stephen operates a tailoring shop where he makes clothes such as dresses, trousers, and school uniforms. He earns additional income from cultivating cacao. Stephen started his tailoring business more than 30 years ago so that he could earn income for his family and pay school fees for his children. His main challenges are limited capital, competition, and the high cost of materials. He wants to educate all of his children.

Stephen is requesting his second loan to buy more cacao to sell. His previous loan was also used to buy cacao to trade and he generated a good income. This compels him to continue his cacao business.