A loan of $550 helped to purchase essential commodities like sugar, soap for resale.


Emmanuel's story

Emmanuel is 48 years old and lives in the town of Kibuli in the Kampala south region of Uganda. He is married and has 3 children. All of his children are currently in school. Emmanuel has a business of a small retail shop that sells soap, sugar, which he has had for 3 years.

To help expand his business, Emmanuel has requested a loan of 1,500,000 Ugandan Shillings from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to purchase essential commodities like sugar, soap for resale. With the help of the loan from BRAC, Emmanuel hopes to generate greater profits and pay school fees for his children. In the future, Emmanuel hopes to expand his business. Emmanuel is a member of BRAC’s small enterprise program, which has helped her prospects for the future by improving his business



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