Agnes has five children between the ages of 6 and 21 years, and all of them attend school. Agnes sells foodstuffs such as beans, sorghum, and maize. She has requested a loan to purchase more beans and sorghum to sell. She wants to save the profits she will make from the business. She would like to own 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.