Zephania is a 55-year-old married man with 6 children living in Fort Portal, Uganda. He is a farmer, and in order to meet his family's daily expenses he started a retail shop. Being the good father that he is, he desires to educate his children up to the University. He also wants to expand his farming activities despite unpredictable weather and inadequate capital. Zephania intends to use the loan to buy seeds for planting.
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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.