Madoleine, is 31 years old and she has three children aged between 2 and 9. She is married to a driver.
She has sold food for more than three years.
She has planned to ask for the loan to buy more beans and sorghum to sell. With the profits she plans to pay school fees and provide food for the family.
In the future, she plans to make savings.
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.