Joseline is 26 years old and has 2 children who are 6 ½ and 1 ½ years old. Her husband is a driver and they both aim at raising their children in such a way that they will not lack anything.
Joseline sells second-hand clothes and she has been selling clothes for over 4 years. Joseline is requesting a loan in order to buy more second-hand clothes. With the profits she plans to continue with her house construction.
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.