Bwumvikane is 35 years old. He has 2 children aged between 6 months and 5 years old. He takes care of one child. He has been running a salon for the last 8 years. He wants a loan to buy more salon equipment to use. He plans to use the profits to building a house.
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.