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Rauben is a twenty-eight-year-old married male with two children living in Bundibugyo, Uganda. He sells drinks like soda, mineral water and beer to people around the border and Republic of Congo. He has been in the business since 2012, a business he started to look after his family and cater to their basic needs. He dreams of expanding his business to a depot and exporting to Congo. He wants a loan to buy soda, beer and boxes of mineral water to sell.

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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.

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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
  • 116
    View loans »
    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $33,852,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,550.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD
A loan of $800 helped Rauben to buy soda, beer and boxes of mineral water to sell.
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 19, 2014
Jun 8, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 8, 2014