Donathile is 42 years old. She is married with two children. They all go to school.
Donathile owns a shop selling different items and has been in business for one year. With this loan, she wants to buy more soaps, sugar and cooking oil to sell. The profits from the business will be used to pay school fees for her two children.
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.