Emmanuel is a 28-year-old man. He is married and has two children who both go to school. Emmanuel is a cattle keeper. He buys calves, lets them grow and sells them later on. This is referred to as "cattle fattening." He works for seven days-a-week and 12 hours each day. He also has coffee plantations. He began the business of cattle keeping because he found it suitable. He will use the loan to buy animal drugs and coffee fertilizer. His dream is to have a big coffee plantation. His challenge is changes in climate. He is a hard working man.
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This loan is part of UGAFODE's program for clients who live in isolated rural areas with limited access to financial services. Uniquely, UGAFODE focuses its efforts on agricultural areas in Uganda that are over 50 km from their branches, providing loans to both groups and individual borrowers. The organization believes that the risk of offering services to remote clients is outweighed by the benefits to customers and their often underserved communities.