Wilson is a 49-year-old, married male with five children, all of whom attend school. He is an accountant by profession, in which he has served for 20 years. He also operates a produce business for additional income. Wilson joined the business because of the high demand for produce in his area.
Wilson wants money to buy more maize to sell this season, although he complains of the taxes he pays from his salary.
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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.