Odette is married with 4 children ages 8 to 15. All of them are currently in school. Odette owns a restaurant which she has run for 16 years. She would like a loan to increase her inventory of food in the restaurant. Any profits will be used to reinvest in her business. In the future, she would like to see her restaurant prosper.
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.