Kezie is a mother of 3 children who are between 1 and 3 years old. Her husband is a carpenter. Kezie sells different kinds of fish, including both big and small fish. This business has enabled her feed her children as well as buy a piece of land. She is requesting a loan to buy more fish to sell to make more profit and enable her to develop herself.
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.