Chantal sells vegetables. She is 28 years old, married and has two children. None of her children are enrolled in school. Her husband works as a mechanic. Chantal needs this loan to buy more eggplants and carrots to sell. She says that she has spent eight years in this business. She hopes to build a house from the profits she makes and feels as if she can achieve even more than what she has done already.
About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)
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.