Christine is 54 years old and has 3 children, aged between 26 and 31. She sells vegetables at a market where she has been for fifteen years.
Christine would like a loan to buy more vegetables to sell at the market. Any profits from the business will be used to buy a home for her family.
About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)
Urwego 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.