Beatha is 40 years old and has 6 children who are ages 5-22 years old. Her husband is a farmer. She sells malt (soaked sorghum) and she has done this business for many years.
From the profits she makes from this business, she can afford to pay her children’s school fees, medical insurance and feed her family. She is requesting a loan to buy more sorghum for her to make more savings. She plans to save all her profits.
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Urwego Opportunity Bank (UOB) helps underserved Rwandans by providing its clients with the necessary credit and savings capabilities required for economic transformation. It offers credit products, including group and individual loans, as well as training in business development, financial literacy and health management. UOB loan products leverage social collateral since most group members have little to no collateral.