Rachel is 43 years old. She is a mother of 2 children aged 1 and 17 years. She has been selling clothes for the past 4 years. She wants the loan to buy more clothes to add to the inventory. With the profits she will build a house for her residence.
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.