Immaculee is 46 years old and is married to a businessman. They have seven children, all of whom go to school. For the past ten years, she has sold clothes. She has requested this loan to buy more clothes to sell. With her profits, she will renovate her house. She would like to see her business prosper in the future.
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.