Godelive is aged 42. She is married and has six children aged between seventeen and twenty-two. Five of them completed high school.
She has been selling bananas for the past ten years. With the loan, she wants to add more bananas to sell. The profits from the business will be used to take care of her family.
About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)
Urwego Opportunity Bank (UOB) helps underserved Rwandans by providing its clients with the necessary credit and savings capabilities required for economic transformation. It offers credit products, including group and individual loans, as well as training in business development, financial literacy and health management. UOB loan products leverage social collateral since most group members have little to no collateral.