Odette is 28 years old and single. She owns a boutique selling cell phones and accessories. With the loan, she will buy more accessories and cell phones to sell. Odette will use the profits to solve the home problems. She would like to have a house in which she will reside 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.