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Amir is 31 years old and married to a housewife. They have two children, age 5 and 6. They live in his own house in Hioma, Uganda.

He is the sole bread winner for his family, and his dream is to set up a sustainable income-generating activity for the family.

He runs a business of produce and has been in it for 11 years. From this business he was able to build his family house. He faces a challenge of price fluctuations, however, and his dream is to have a bigger store.

Amir wants a loan to buy rice, beans and groundnuts for resale.

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Important Information

This loan provides farmers and low-income entrepreneurs from underserved rural areas with access to financial services. By supporting this loan, you allow more farmers and rural entrepreneurs to access capital.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 116
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $33,598,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,760.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Amir to buy rice, beans and groundnuts to resell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 19, 2011
Aug 19, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 16, 2012