Marie Louise is 34 years old. She sells women's dresses, which she has been doing for five years. Marie Louise is requesting a loan, which she will use to add more women's clothes to sell. She will use the profits from her business to buy a house for her residence.
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.