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Edson, a hardworking 25-year-old, lives in Kasese, Uganda where he has been operating a boutique and retail shop for five years. Edson started with capital of 2,000,000 shillings saved from a previous saloon business and now has 10,000,000 shillings.

Facing the business hardships of price fluctuation, inflation and inadequate capital, Edson is requesting this loan to buy shoes, clothes and soap for resale. His personal goal is self-education, and his business goal is the operation of a wholesale business.

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About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 120
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $33,830,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,815.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $900 helped Edson to buy shoes, clothes and soap to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 19, 2011
Oct 27, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 18, 2012