Evelyne is 27 years old. She is married and has three children. One of her children attends school.
Evelyne sells sportswear garments and has been running this business for four years. With the loan she will buy more sports garments to sell.
She plans to use the profits to pay school fees for her child. Evelyne dreams of having a sports garments store 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.