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Andrew is a businessman based in Fort Portal, Uganda. He is aged 37 years, married to a peasant wife and together they have four children. He looks after a family of six people who all live in his own house. He wants to see his children attain quality education for a better future.

Andrew operates a retail shop in which he sells domestic items such as cooking oil, sugar, salt, and other foodstuffs and it has been in operation for the last seven years. He says that bad debtors affect his cash flow projections so he would like to transform the business into a wholesale shop. Andrew intends to use the loan proceeds to pay school fees for his children.

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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
  • 119
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $33,852,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,278.5
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Andrew paying school fees for the children.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 6, 2010
Oct 28, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2011