Immaculee is 30 years old. She sells foodstuffs and has been in the business for the past eight years. Her husband works as a motorcyclist. With this loan, Immaculee wants to buy more bananas and sorghum for resale. The profits from her business will be used to reinvest in the same business
About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)
Urwego 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.