Clementine is 29 years old. She is married and has two children -- one is 1 month old, and the other is 2 years old. Clementine works with her husband. She owns a general store in which she sells rice, salt, and some plastic products such as cups and basins. She is requesting a loan to buy more items for her shop and hence make more profit.
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.