A loan of $825 helps to buy mulch for his banana farm and pay for labor.


Alex's story

Alex is a 32 year-old married man with 2 children who attend school. His main economic activity is banana growing, which he supplements with a clinic for additional income to take care of his family and educate his children.

He has hopes of expanding his businesses, which he has been in for over 6 years. He will use the requested loan to buy mulch for his banana farm and pay for labor so that he generates more income and satisfies the needs of his customers. However, he is challenged by weather fluctuations, pests and diseases that attack his farm, which hinders his progress.


This loan is special because:

It helps increase the productivity and income of rural farmers in Uganda.

David, Kiva staff

David
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.