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Brigitte is 28 years old. She is married with four children aged between 3 months and 7 years old. She sells timber and has been in this business for 3 years. She wants the loan to buy more timber and other wood that people like to use. She will use the profits from the business to develop her savings.

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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.

About Rwanda

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 10
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $15,580,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 621.8
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Brigitte to buy more timber and wood for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 6, 2012
Oct 10, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2013