Jeanette is aged 28 and is married with four children. Only one of her children attends school.
Jeanette has worked as a tailor for more than four years. She has requested this loan to buy an additional sewing machine. If she is able to realize extra profits from her business, she plans to buy more fabric for use in her tailoring.
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.