Joselyne is age 35. She has one child only. She owns a bar, which she has been running for six years. Joselyne has requested a loan to add more beers in the bar. She wants to use the profits for renovating the house. She dreams of having a very extensive bar in the future.
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.