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Claire
Claire is 29 years old and has three children aged 6 to 11. One of her children is currently in school. She sells foodstuffs in a store she has run for six years. Claire would like a loan to buy beans, sorghum, and maize to increase the volume of her business. Profits will be used to renovate her house. She would like to own a car in the future which would help expand her business.

Additional Information

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.

About Rwanda

  • $1,000
    Average annual income
  • 100
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $13,468,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 596.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $850 helped Claire to buy more beans, sorghum and maize to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 31, 2011
Listed
Nov 21, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
May 15, 2012