Laurence is 36 years old. She is married with two children. The oldest is five and the youngest is two month. Her husband is her partner in business. She has been in business for five years. She wants a loan to buy more hair products for her business. With the profit she will put it towards her savings account.
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.