John, a pork joint owner, is married, with five children aged between 12 years and two years. He is 38 years old and he has been in this business for ten years, having started with a farming business that he still does to supplement his income. His major dream is to educate his children such that they can be independent in the future.
John is requesting a loan to buy pigs for slaughter.
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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.