Epiphanie is 32 years old and is married to a businessman. She adopted one child who is currently in school. She sells shoes and handbags in a store she has been running for 10 years.
Epiphanie would like a loan to increase her inventory. The profits will be used to pay school fees for her child and to create savings for her future. She would like to see her business prosper in the future
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.