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Christopher is a 38-year-old gentleman living in Kagadi, Uganda. He has been operating a retail shop for over five years and with the proceeds he has been able to educate his children. He started with capital he got from farming and a motorcycle business and he also runs them alongside the retail shop. Inadequate capital is affecting the business, however, he would like to educate his children and expand his business to new markets. Christopher wants a loan to buy sugar and salt to sell.

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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
  • 147
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $33,615,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,485.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $625 helped Christopher to buy sugar and salt to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 1, 2012
Jul 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 16, 2013