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Godfrey lives in Masindi, Uganda. He is married and is responsible for looking after three children. He is a farmer producing maize and groundnuts and has been farming since 2003. He earns additional income from a salon business. His major clients are produce dealers. His dreams are to construct a permanent house for his residence and to become a model farmer. Godfrey intends to use the loan to pay labor for weeding and to buy fertilizer.

Additional Information

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.

Important Information

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.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 131
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $33,609,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,588.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $775 helped Godfrey to pay labor for weeding and to buy fertilizer.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
May 16, 2013
May 27, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 20, 2013