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Selestino is a 59-year-old, married man with four children, living in Kasese, Uganda. For 14 years, he has been operating a retail shop. He started the business in order to supplement his farming activities, which are seasonal. Stiff competition and high transport costs are his challenges, while his business plan is to expand to new markets. Selestino intends to use the loan to buy soda, sugar, and skin ointments to sell.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 178
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $32,667,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,688.1
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Selestino to buy soda, sugar, and skin ointments to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 19, 2012
Jan 2, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 18, 2013