Xaverine is 47 years old. She is a mother of nine children, age 3 to 23. All of her children were enrolled in schools.
She sells sorghum and has been in this business for 15 years. With the loan, she wants to add more tons of sorghum for sale. The profits from the business will be used to pay school fees for the 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.