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Oliver


A loan of $825 helped to buy more sodas and beer for resale.


Oliver's story

Oliver is 48 years old and lives in the town of Packwach in the Arua region of Uganda. She is widowed and has one child who is currently in school. For the past 4 years, Oliver has been working hard to manage her bar, where she sells drinks like soda and beer.

To help expand her business, Oliver has requested a loan of 2,000,000 Ugandan Shillings from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to buy more sodas and beer for resale, and will help Oliver to generate greater profits and pay school fees for her child. Oliver hopes that in the future she will be able to to buy a fridge to be used in the bar.

Oliver is a member of BRAC's Small Enterprise Program (SEP). The program primarily serves small entrepreneurs like Oliver who do not have enough collateral for commercial loans, but have businesses that have grown too large for micro-loans.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: May 16, 2012

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: May 16, 2012