Chantal is 30 years old, the mother of three children who are between the ages of 3 years and 20 months. The eldest child is in school, and her husband is a driver.
Chantal owns a shop in which she sells soap, rice, juices, and sugar. Chantal has done this business for four years. Chantal is requesting a loan in order to buy more items such as rice and soap to fill her shop. With the profits, she plans to build a house.
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.