Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Betty is a 50-year-old widow with three children aged 27, 22, and 6 years old. She has three dependents and lives in her own house. Her family goal is to have wealthy and educated children. Her address is Masindi, Uganda.

She has a retail shop and has been in the business for nine years. She started with only a little capital which has now grown but says she faces a challenge of high electricity and water bills. She intends to use the loan to purchase sugar, soap, cooking oil, bread, rice for reselling in her shop.

Additional Information

Important Information

This loan provides farmers and low-income entrepreneurs from underserved rural areas with access to financial services. By supporting this loan, you allow more farmers and rural entrepreneurs to access capital.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 118
    View loans »
    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $33,852,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,245.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Betty purchase of sugar, soap, cooking oil, bread, rice for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 23, 2010
Oct 12, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 15, 2011