Jean Batiste is 30 years old, married, and has two children, one of whom attends school. His wife owns a shop where she sells different items. Jean Batiste sells food stuffs such as matooke (green bananas). This business has enabled him build his own house. He is requesting a loan to buy more matooke in order to increase his profits. He plans to buy animals with the profits he hopes to earn.
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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.