Gerturde is 41 years old and married with seven children between the ages of 15 and 22. She sells items such as salt, sugar, and cooking oil in a store she has run for ten years. Gerturde would like a loan to buy more salt, sugar,cooking oil and other new items to sell in her store. Any profits will be used to pay school fees for her children.
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.