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George

Uganda
Kasese, Uganda / Soft Drinks

A loan of $575 helped to purchase additional sodas and beers.


George's story

George is a 30-year-old, hardworking man that owns a house in Kasese, Uganda. He is charged with the responsibility of looking after his parents and siblings, and his goal is to make sure that the young ones in his family are educated.

He has been selling sodas and beers for seven years. With the income he generates from this business, he has been able to support his family and to build a house. His business challenges are high transportation costs and price fluctuations. Despite these challenges, he dreams of having a wholesale depot. George is seeking this loan to buy sodas and beers for re-sale purposes.



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: August 4, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOFOKAM Ltd., a partner of Catholic Relief Services

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: August 4, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOFOKAM Ltd., a partner of Catholic Relief Services