As part of Mash's corporate social responsibility initiative, we provide sustainable loans through KIVA to aid entrepreneurs in developing countries.
As part of Mash’s corporate social responsibility initiative, we provide sustainable loans through KIVA to aid entrepreneurs in developing countries.
For January, as our entrepreneur of the month we have chosen Tumukunde Jackson from Rukungiri, Uganda. He will receive a loan to help build his business, improve the farm and purchase materials.
Tumukunde Jackson is involved in agriculture and sells matooke [green plantain]. He is hard working, and also sells coffee to supplement his income.
Jackson is 46 years old and married with four children, ages 15, 12, 8 and 4 years old. They are from Rukungiri. He works closely with his wife which has helped their family’s development. He has been in business for five years, having joined after realizing that the potential for him and his family. Jackson is recognised in the community and is popular with his customers.
Mash are delighted to be helping assisting Tumukunde build his business.