Federick is a 31-year-old married man with three children, living in Bundibugyo,Uganda. He is a laboratory assistant who works eight hours a day. He earns additional income from a retail business and farming. He has been working as a laboratory assistant for two years and he was inspired by his desire to serve in the medical department. He has a dream of educating his children to attain degrees, at a minimum and expanding his side businesses to new markets. Federick intends to use the loan to buy land for farming.
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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.