Cecile is 25 years old. She sells fish and onions. She has been running this business for the past six years. With the loan, she wants to add more fish and onions to the existing business. The profits from the business will be used to make more investments in the business. She wants her business to prosper 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.