Joseline, age 26, sells potatoes to earn a living. She has been engaged in her business for the past five years. She and her husband have two children, both of whom are enrolled in school.
With her loan funds, Joseline will add to her stock of potatoes.
She will use the expected profits from the business to provide food 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.