Prossy is 32 years old and lives in the town of Mubende in the Mubende region of Uganda. She is married and has three children. Two of her children are currently in school. Prossy has had a business selling phone accessories for two years. She has rental houses as her second business.
To help expand her business, Prossy has requested a loan of 2,000,000 Ugandan shillings from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to purchase phone accessories for resale. With the help of the loan from BRAC, Prossy hopes to generate greater profits and buy food for her family. In the future, Prossy hopes to own another business like selling clothes. Prossy is a member of BRAC’s small enterprise program, which has helped her prospects for the future by teaching her how to run a business on her own.
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.