Jeanne is 33 years old. She sells clothes and has been in the business for the past nine years. Since she started this business, she has progressed in all corners of the life. She has requested the loan to buy more trousers, coats and sweaters. She is planning to use the profits to increase her savings.
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.