Sarah’s story

Sarah needs a loan to buy fertilizers to apply to her garden. She lives in Fort Portal, Uganda. She is a mother of four children.

She has been farming for 10 years, particularly onions, although sometimes she ventures into dairy farming. She is faced with a challenge of pests and diseases, which have reduced her crop yields. She hopes to use better or improved methods of farming and wants money to buy fertilizers to apply on her onion plantation to get better yields.


This loan is special because:

It helps increase the productivity and income of rural farmers in Uganda.

A loan of $1,225 helped to buy fertilizers to apply to an onion plantation to get better yields.