John is a married man with 5 children. He lives in the Kyenjojo district and has been in the cattle farming business for 2 1/2 years. Due to the increased demand for beef, he says customers for his cattle are always available. John earns about UGX 40,000 weekly. He also grows and sells bananas and other crops as additional income. He says this gives him good income to maintain his home and to pay his 2 children's school fees.
John is a very hardworking and social man who values his customers. He intends to use this Kiva loan to buy more cattle to resell.