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Justine is a 30-year-old, married woman with three children. Her oldest child is eight years old, and her youngest is three. Her husband is a security guard.

She has been in the clothing sales business for eight months. She wants a loan to buy more fabric for altering. The profits she expects to generate as a result of the loan will go towards her savings.

Additional Information

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.

About Rwanda

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 12
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $15,406,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 631.2
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Justine to expand her business by purchasing additional fabric for altering.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 21, 2012
Jan 16, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2013