Vestine is 52 years old. She is a widow taking care of one child, aged 12, who goes to school. Vestine has been selling food for 15 years. With the loan, she would like to buy more maize, beans and sorghum to resell. She plans to save the profits from the business.
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.