Solina is 23 years is old. She is married and has 3 children between the ages of one and fourteen. One of her children goes to school. Her husband works as a driver. Solina sells milk, tea and juices. She has had this business for one year.
With this loan she will buy more milk and tea to sell. With the profit she will purchase more drink items to increase her total sales. She says that her business is successful because she offers good customer care. In the future she would like to own a mini supermarket.
About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)
Urwego Opportunity Bank (UOB) is a Rwandan bank specializing in microfinance. It offers credit products to individuals and groups interested in starting or expanding their businesses. It also offers training in business development, financial literacy and health management. Given that approximately 90% of the Rwandan population is directly or indirectly related to the agricultural sector, Kiva lenders’ funds will be used to support UOB’s agricultural loan products, which are vital to the clients living in remote areas.