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Total loan: $1,100
Kamwenge, Western Region, Uganda / Retail
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Richard's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!
A loan helped to buy general merchandise such as sugar, salt and sodas to sell.
Richard is a 34-year-old married man living in Kamwenge, Uganda. He is still operating his retail shop. With the income, he has been able to restock his business and pay the school fees for his children. Richard still faces the hardship of high taxes. Nevertheless, he intends to work hard and to attain his goal of expanding his business to new markets and buying land to grow crops. Richard used his previous loan to buy general merchandise such as sugar and maize. He is now requesting a loan to buy general merchandise such as sugar, salt and sodas to sell.