Mr. K. Antonio L. is 33 years old, married and is blessed with two children who both attend primary school. He owns a battery shop at Bloco A in Nyendo where he sells and also charges batteries. He is using the loan to purchase more batteries for sale and more charging machines. His future hopes are to expand his business into a wholesale business and also to buy a plot of land in town so that he can construct more rental houses to generate income.
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.