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Marie is aged 36. She has three children who all are enrolled in school. Her husband works as a house builder. With this loan, she will buy more rice and cooking oil to sell. With the profits, she wants to buy a house for residing.

Additional Information

About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)

Urwego 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.

About Rwanda

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 9
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $15,423,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 595.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $850 helped Marie buy rice and cooking oil.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 25, 2012
Feb 17, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 19, 2012