Alice is 32 years old. She is married and has two children. The oldest is 15 and the youngest is 12. Her husband is a technician.
She has been in business for five years. She wants a loan to buy more food for her restaurant. The profit will go towards her savings.
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.