Alphonsine is married with three children who all go to school. She is 47 years old.
Alphonsine sells a variety of items in her shop. With this loan, she will buy more salt and rice for resale. She will use the profits from the business to pay her children's school fees.
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.