Solange is 36 years old. She has two children who are ages eight and ten. Her husband is a business man. Solange owns a shop in which she sells different kinds of items which include sugar, rice, salt and sandals. She has done this business for 10 years and it has enabled her to develop. She is requesting a loan to buy more items such as salt, rice and sandals. With the profits she plans to construct a family house together with her savings.
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.