Euphrasie is 40 years old. She is married with five children, all of whom go to school. For the past five years, Euphrasie has been selling clothes and bed sheets.
Euphrasie is requesting a loan to buy more clothes and bed sheets to sell. She anticipates saving the profits from her loan for a better 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.