Emerthe is 36 years old with three children aged 6 to 12 years. All of them are currently in school. She is married to a technician. Emerthe sells cooking oil, rice, flour, and other goods in a store she has been running for five years. She would like a loan to expand her inventory and add a more diverse selection to her store. Any profits will be used to renovate her house. She would like to become a self-sustaining businesswoman 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.