Anastase is 25 years old. He is married to a farmer and they both have one child.
Anastase has been selling foodstuffs for seven years. With the loan, he plans to add more salt, sugar, and cooking oil to his store. The profits from the business will be used to buy a cow to provide milk for the family.
About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)
Urwego Opportunity Bank (UOB) helps underserved Rwandans by providing its clients with the necessary credit and savings capabilities required for economic transformation. It offers credit products, including group and individual loans, as well as training in business development, financial literacy and health management. UOB loan products leverage social collateral since most group members have little to no collateral.