Mediatrice is 42 years old. She is married and has four children aged between five and fifteen. She sells beans and tomatoes. She has spent 12 years in the business. With the loan, she wants to add more beans and tomatoes for sale. The profits from the business will be used to put aside savings which she intends to use in the future, when the money has accumulated.
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.