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A loan of $1,800 helped to buy sugar, rice, maize flour, cassava flour, and beans.


Julius's story

Julius is 30 years old and lives in the town of Kijura, which is in the Hoima region of Uganda. He is married and has one child. For the past 3 years, Julius has worked hard to manage his retail shop to sells sweets, blue band, soft drinks, bread, sanitary pads, and pampers.

To help expand his business, Julius has requested a loan of 4,500,000 UGX from BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to buy sugar ,rice, maize flour, cassava flour, and beans, and will help Julius to generate greater profits and increase his income. Julius hopes that in the future he will be able to buy a grinding machine.

Julius is a member of BRAC's Small Enterprise Program (SEP). The program primarily serves small entrepreneurs like Julius who do not have enough collateral for commercial loans, but have businesses that have grown too large for microloans.



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