Prossy is 38 years old. She is single and has four children, all of whom are currently in school. Prossy has a restaurant business, which she has run for ten years.
To help expand her business, Prossy has requested a loan of 2,000,000 Shillings from Kiva partner, BRAC. The loan will be used to purchase more food to cook in the restaurant. With the help of her loan from BRAC, Prossy hopes to generate greater profits and pay school fees for her children. In the future, she hopes to expand her business further.
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.