Agnes is a 30-year-old hardworking woman with four children. She lives in Fort Portal, Uganda. Alice is a farmer but also has a retail shop to supplement her farming activities since farming is seasonal with unpredictable outputs. Her major business challenges include inadequate capital and price fluctuations.
Alice is requesting a loan to buy tomatoes to plant. Her desire is to become a leading farmer.
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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.