Silivia is a married woman and a mother to three children living in Kagadi, Uganda. She operates a retail shop in the same town, a business she has done for two years. She also earns extra income from selling sugar cane.
She dreams of educating her children to attain degrees as minimum qualification and buy land for farming. Silivia intends to use the loan to buy sugar, soap and general merchandise to sell.
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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.