Hashim is a thirty-nine-year-old married man living in Bundibugyo, Uganda. He sells fish, and with the income earned he has been able to renovate his house and pay school fees for his children. He also grows cocoa and has a boutique to supplement his income. High license fees and lack of refrigeration facilities are his major challenges, while his business plan is to supply fish to the neighboring towns. Hashim intends to use the loan to buy fish to sell.
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.