A loan of $975 helped to purchase essential commodities, such as sugar, for resale.


Henry's story

Henry is 35 years old and lives in the town of Gaba in the Kampala central region of Uganda. He is married and has seven children, four of whom are currently in school. Henry has a small retail shop that sells essential commodities such as sugar. He has run this business for four years. He also has rental houses.

To help expand his business, Henry has requested a loan of 2,500,000 Ugandan Shillings from Kiva partner, BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to purchase essential commodities, such as sugar, for resale. With the help of his loan from BRAC, Henry hopes to generate greater profits and pay school fees for his children. In the future, he hopes to expand his retail business further.



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