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Therese
Therese, aged 53, is widowed with seven children. Five of them attend schools.

She owns a bar and has been running the business for 15 years. With the loan, she wants to buy more beer and sodas for sale. The profits from the business will be used to make more savings.

Additional Information

About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)

Urwego Opportunity Bank (UOB) 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.

About Rwanda

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 33
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $14,263,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 629.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Therese to buy more beer and sodas for sale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 24, 2012
Listed
Nov 20, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Mar 15, 2013