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Damascene
Damascene is 43 years old and has five children between the ages of 17 and 23. He has been selling goats for 20 years. He would like a loan to buy more goats to sell. Damascene will use any profits to renovate his house and pay school fees for his children. He dreams to one day sell cows.

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
  • 123
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $13,002,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 596.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Damascene to buy more goats for sale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 21, 2011
Listed
Nov 28, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Sep 15, 2012