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Batacoka
Batacoka is 38 years old. He is a father of four children between the ages of 9 and 12 years old. Only two attend school, as the others are still young. He runs a hair-cutting salon and has been in the business for five years. With the loan, he wants to buy more hair cutting equipment to use in the salon. The profits from the business will be used to provide food for the family.

Additional Information

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.

About Rwanda

  • $1,000
    Average annual income
  • 31
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $11,760,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 635.3
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Batacoka to buy extra hair-cutting equipment.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 28, 2013
Listed
Mar 22, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jul 19, 2013