Immaculate is 49 years old and she has 8 children between the ages of 17 and 36 years old. She sells foodstuff such as beans, cassava and sweet potatoes, as well as charcoal. She has been in this business for 12 years and it has enabled her to meet her family's needs.
Immaculate is requesting a loan to buy more food items. With the profits, she plans to save and reinvest in her 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.