Enid is 49 years old, married, and has two children who are fourteen and eighteen years old. Currently, both of her children attend school. Enid sells snacks, which she has done for one and a half years. Her husband is a lecturer. She has decided to request this loan to add more snacks to her business inventory. With the new profits from her expanded business, Enid plans to reinvest in her business. She dreams of having a dairy because she has realized that it can generate more income in the future.
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.