Esther is 39 years old and has 5 children who are between the ages of 3 and 20 years old. Two of her children have completed high school, while others are still in school. Esther owns a shop in which she sells various goods such as sugar, salt and soap. She is requesting a loan in order to buy more soap, salt and sugar.
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.