Josephine sells produce in Hoima, Uganda. She started the business three years ago so as to supplement her cash inflow. She works six days a week. As a teacher, Josephine earns additional income from a salary.
She desires to see her business grow. Weather changes affect her business expectations.
Josephine is acquiring a loan to buy more maize and educate her children.
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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.