Solange is a 26-year-old Rwandan entrepreneur with two children ages six and seven. Her husband owns a bar selling beer.
For the past 10 years, she has been selling vegetables. The profits from this business have enabled her to take care of her children.
She will use this loan to purchase more vegetables that she will sell for a profit. She plans to save her future profits to be able to provide for her family in the future.
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.