Check out other loans that are currently fundraising!
Elisabethe is 38 years old. She is married with six children. Five of her children attend school, while the youngest child is still too young to attend school.

She owns a hardware store where all different types of construction materials are sold. She would like to request a loan for buying more construction materials, such as cement, iron sheets, painting color and nails for resale. She plans to use the profits from this business for reinvesting in the same business.

Additional Information

About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)

Urwego 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

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 9
    View loans »
    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $15,423,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 635.4
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,275 helped Elisabethe to buy more construction materials for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 28, 2013
Mar 25, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2013