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Total loan: $600
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Elias

Uganda
Hoima, Uganda / General Store

A loan of $600 helped buy more soft drinks and general merchandise for resale.


Elias's story

Elias is a hardworking man living in Hoima, Uganda. In order to raise money to support his family, he decided to start a retail shop to supplement his farming activities, which are seasonal. Like most traders, he is challenged by inadequate capital and price fluctuation. His dreams are to own a wholesale shop and educate his children up to the university. Elias intends to use the loan to buy soft drinks and other general merchandise to sell.



Loan details

Loan length:

12 months
Disbursed date: September 20, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOFOKAM Ltd., a partner of Catholic Relief Services

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Loan details

Loan length:

12 months
Disbursed date: September 20, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOFOKAM Ltd., a partner of Catholic Relief Services