Jeremie is 29 years old and single. For the past two years, he has been selling used shoes.
Jeremie is requesting a loan to buy more shoes to sell. He will use the profits from his loan to build a house. In the future, he would love to see his business expand.
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.