Donatha sells foodstuff such as rice, sugar, and sodas. She is married to a technician. Donatha is 25 years old. She has spent three years in the business of selling rice, sugar and charcoal. With this loan, she will add more rice, sugar and sodas for selling. With the profits, she plans to renovate her house.
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.