Beatrice is 41 years old and married with four children aged 6 to 15. All of the children are currently in school. She works as a tailor and sells clothes in a store she has run for 17 years. Beatrice would like a loan to buy fabric, thread, and needles to make more clothing. Any profits will be used to pay the school fees for her children. She dreams of running a big sewing workshop where she can employ other women.
About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)
Urwego Opportunity Bank (UOB) helps underserved Rwandans by providing its clients with the necessary credit and savings capabilities required for eonomic transformation. It offers credit products, including group and individual loans, as well as training in business development, financial literacy and health management. UOB loan products leverage social collateral since most group members have little to no collateral.