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Nehemiah is a thirty-four-year-old, married man, who has six children. He lives in Bundibugyo, Uganda. He deals in a motorcycle transport business and in cocoa selling, as another source of income. He has been in the cocoa-selling business for fifteen years. He dreams of buying a new motorcycle for income generation, though he is challenged by high competition and the bad roads in the area where he operates. Nehemiah intends to use the loan to buy new tyres for his motorcycle.

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More information about this loan

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
  • 134
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    Uganda Loans Fundraising
  • $33,804,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2,570.0
    Uganda Shillings (UGX) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Nehemiah to buy new tyres for his motorcycle.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
5 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 6, 2014
Jun 11, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2014