Jeanne is a 40-year-old Rwandan entrepreneur with four children between the ages of 4 and 14 years old Her husband raises animals and she sells fruit.
She has been running her fruit business for the past 15 years, and she requires this loan so that she can purchase 100 bunches of bananas, 80 pineapples, and 4 sacks of avocados that she will sell for a profit.
About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)
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.