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Theophile is 29 years old. She sells charcoal and has been in the business for the past six years. With the loan, she would like to buy more charcoal for sale. The profits from the business will be used to pay school fees for the children.

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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.

About Rwanda

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 14
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $15,580,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 665.1
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Theophile to buy more charcoal for sale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
5 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 9, 2013
Oct 15, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2014