Jane, age 38 years, is a single woman with five children, ages 1 to 14 years; 3 of which are in school. Jane owns a retail shop in the town of Kagadi, Uganda that she started from savings from a video hall she owns. She describes herself as hardworking and has a dream to have a wholesale shop in the future and to educate all her children to university level. Jane wants a loan to buy sugar, soap and general merchandise for her shop.
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This loan is part of HOFOKAM's program targeting poor and geographically excluded populations in Western Uganda. In addition to loans, it provides social and business training programs to low-income entrepreneurs and their communities. Since 2003, HOFOKAM has provided sustainable financial and non-financial services to promote social, economic and sustainable land development and improve the quality of life for vulnerable populations. The organization has a clear vested interest in underserved communities with its headquarters in rural Fort Portal and a number of branches in extremely remote areas.
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.