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Mwajuma is a thirty-five year-old farmer who is married and has three children living in Bundibugyo- Uganda. She has a cocoa garden where she harvests cocoa for selling. Apart from that, she sells cassava flour and rice to her customers who live around town. She wants to expand the business but has been challenged by seasonal changes and thieves.
Mwajuma is asking for a loan to buy cassava flour, rice and cocoa to sell.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

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.

Important Information

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.

About Uganda

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 83
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $33,562,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,520.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $175 helped Mwajuma to buy cassava flour, rice and cocoa to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 18, 2013
Dec 10, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014