Sarah is a 36-year-old married woman with two children living in Kasese, Uganda.
For 14 years she has been serving as a teacher and with her salary savings, she has been able to buy land for farming. Low salary and unpredictable weather changes are her major challenges while her dream is to expand her farming activities.
Sarah 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.
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.