Emmanuel is 32 years old. He is a father of three children aged between two and four. He has a videotheque business and he has been running this business for four years. With this loan, Emmanuel wants to add more machines and software to produce quality images for his clients. He plans to use the profits for renovating the place he lives.
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.