Lidivine, age 31, runs a butcher business to earn an income. She has been engaged in this activity for the past 10 years. She and her husband have four children, all of whom attend school.
With her loan funds, Lidivine intends to purchase more meats to offer for sale in her butcher shop.
The profits from the business will be used to buy a milling machine for cereal crops.
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.