Marie Claudine is 26 years old and married to a vet. She has two young children who are nine months and four years old. Her oldest child attends school. Marie Claudine sells seeds and fertilizers. She has been in this business for about four years.
She would like to get a loan to purchase additional seeds and fertilizers to sell. She is pleased with her business as it allows her to provide for the needs of her family.
The profit from this business will be used to buy a cow to provide milk for her children. In the future, she hopes to get a larger loan amount of 800,000 Rwandan francs.
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Urwego Opportunity Bank (UOB) helps underserved Rwandans by providing its clients with the necessary credit and savings capabilities required for economic transformation. It offers credit products, including group and individual loans, as well as training in business development, financial literacy and health management. UOB loan products leverage social collateral since most group members have little to no collateral.