Epiphanie is 39 years old. She has six children who are between the ages of 3 and 16 years old. They are all in school. Epiphanie sells sorghum on a wholesale scale. This business has enabled her to pay school fees for her family and feed her family. She is requesting a loan to buy more sorghum and make more profits in order to reach her goals.
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.