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Zakia
Zakia is married and has one child, age 1. Zakia sells bread. She would like a loan to buy more baking powder, sugar, and baking items to make more bread to sell. With the profits, she will reinvest in her business and create savings for her future. She would love to see her business prosper.

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

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 36
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $14,382,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 595.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Zakia to buy more baking powder, sugar for making breads.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 28, 2011
Listed
Nov 24, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
May 15, 2012