Angelique is 30 years old. She has spent four years selling foodstuffs. She has two children seven months and three years old. Angelique has requested the loan to buy more beans and sorghum to sell.
The profits from the business will be used for savings. She would like to have a big stock 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.