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N. Safina is thirty-seven years old. She is a married woman who is blessed with six children, all of whom go to school. She also cares for one dependent who is is in school, too.

N. runs a retail shop where she sells drinks and snacks, such as cakes, biscuits, bread, and crisps, and groceries, such as soap, salt, and sugar. She opened her shop in 2005. She is using her loan to stock as many retail items as she can to raise her profit. She is so encouraged since she found out that there is always somewhere to find rescue even when there was no hope of getting money to add capital to her business. Her dream is to buy a car that she will use to generate income.

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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.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 123
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $33,818,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,955.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $775 helped Safina to buy products to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 1, 2009
Sep 11, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 28, 2010