Donatha is 25 years old. She has one child who is three years old so she has not yet begun school. Donatha sells foodstuffs and she has sold them for six years. This business has enabled her to feed her family. She works with her husband in the foodstuff business.
Donatha is requesting a loan to purchase more foodstuffs and make more profits. She plans to save the profits she hopes to make.
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.