William is a 50-year-old married man with eight children living in Kasese,Uganda. He has been selling eggs for 10 years and also does farming to earn additional income. He started the business to pay for the education of his children. He hopes to have broilers which have a higher market value. However, chicken feed is very expensive which poses a challenge to his business growth. William intends to use the loan to buy chicks and chicken mash.
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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.