Clementine is 37 years old .She is married. Her one child, who is 8 years old, goes to school.
Clementine sells soft drinks to earn a living. She has done this business for 12 years and it has enabled her to pay her house rent easily with no difficulties. She is requesting a loan to buy more soft drinks and, hence, to make more profits. With the profits, she plans to pay her child’s school fees.
About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)
Urwego 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.