Gloriose is 35 years old. She is married and has a three year old child. She sells cell phones, accessories and toys. She has been in the business for one year. She wants to use the loan to buy more cell phones, accessories and toys to sell. The profits from the business will be used to reinvest in the business. She would love to see her business prosper 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.