A loan of $875 helped to purchase more clothes for resale.


Bwire's story

A. Bwire is 47 years old and lives in the town of Bungokho in the Mbale region of Uganda. He is married and has four children, all of whom are currently in school. A. has a garment shop, which he has run for over ten years.

To help expand his business, A. has requested a loan of 2,000,000 UGX from Kiva partner, BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to purchase more clothes for resale. With the help of his loan from BRAC, A. hopes to generate greater profits, pay school fees for his children and provide for basic needs at home. In the future, he hopes to own several more branches of his business so that he generates enough profit to pay school fees for his children up to university.



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