Josephine is 47 years old. She has six children who are ages 3-20 years old. She sells fresh milk and she has been selling milk for the past four years. This business has enabled her to meet her family's needs. She needs a loan to buy more milk for sale in order to make more profits.
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.