Jacqueline is 34 years old. She is married with 7 children between the ages of 5 and 17. She owns a restaurant that she has been running for 12 years. With the loans, she will buy more foodstuffs to use in the restaurant. She hopes to use the profits from the restaurant to pay her children's school fees.
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 economic 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.