Consolee is 39 years old. She married to an electrician and they have four children who all attend school. She sells fabrics as she has been doing for the past 8 years. With the loan, Consolee will buy more fabrics to sell. She has the idea of paying school fees from the profits she will obtain from the business. She has a big vision for her business 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.