Elisse is 42 years old. He is married to a businesswoman. They have seven children aged between 19 and three, six of whom attend school. He has been selling vegetables for five years. With the loan he wants to buy more tomatoes, carrots and eggplant. He plans to use the profits to pay his children's school fees. In the future, he would like his business to prosper at a high level.
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.