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Esther, 20, is a married woman with two children who resides in Kagadi, Uganda. She operates a produce business selling beans and ground nuts. She has had this business for two years. She farms to supplement her income.

Esther intends to use her loan to buy more beans and ground nuts to sell.

Her dream is to buy land to grow the crops, and educate her children up to the University.

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More information about this loan

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.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 199
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $32,751,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,633.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Esther to buy beans and ground nuts to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 18, 2013
Mar 19, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 26, 2013