Beatrice is 55 years old. She is married and has five children between the ages of 23 and 35. Only one is a student attending high school; the others have completed their studies. She wants a loan to buy more nets for use in fishing. She has been a fisher for nine years. She plans to use the profits to buy cows that can provide milk for the health of the family.
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.