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Odette
Odette is 29 years old, married and has three children between the ages of five and fourteen. Her husband is a businessperson as well.


Odette has been selling charcoal for eight years. Her loan will be used to buy more sacks of charcoal to sell. She hopes to reinvest all new profits and continue to improve her business.

Additional Information

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.

About Rwanda

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 31
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $14,314,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 585.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $775 helped Odette to buy more charcoal to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 14, 2010
Listed
Jan 3, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jul 15, 2011