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Alphonsine
Alphonsine is 34 years old. She is married and has three children, two of them attending school. For three years, she has been selling various items, such as sandals and flip flops. The loan she has requested will be used to buy more sandals and flip-flops for resale. The profits from the business will be used to provide food for her family and to make more savings.

Additional Information

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.

About Rwanda

  • $1,000
    Average annual income
  • 45
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $13,787,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 648.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,250 helped Alphonsine to buy sandals and flip-flops for resale to her customers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 3, 2013
Listed
Jul 4, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jan 17, 2014