Jeannette is 29 years old. She sells different merchandise in her boutique. She is married to a motorcyclist and they have both two children. She has requested a loan to buy more sugar, soap, and corn flour for sale. She plans to use the profits for renovating her house.
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.