W. Stella is thirty-two years old. She is married with four children who are all in school.
She owns a retail shop and has been operating her business for over eight years. She is using the loan to purchase stock such as sugar, salt, milk, rice, match boxes, biscuits, and so forth for sale. She is a hardworking business woman whose dream is to educate her children.
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.