Anisie is 35 years old, married and the mother of three children, all of whom go to school. For the last three years, she has earned a living by selling clothes. She will use this loan to buy more items to sell and use the additional profits she earns to expand her business. She is very dedicated to her business and works hard to have greater success in the future.
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.