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Hirarie, aged 27, has two children both of whom go to school. She sells clothes in her business which she has been running for the past two years. She wants the loan so she can increase the amount of clothes she has to sell. With the profits she wants to reinvest in the same business. In the future, she would wish to have a better business. In the photo, Hirarie is holding her handbag and counting notes for her next cycle's capital.

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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.

About Rwanda

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 46
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $18,405,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 598.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $850 helped Hirarie to buy more clothes to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 15, 2012
Apr 15, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 19, 2012