Raheri is 42 years old and she is married with five children, ages 5 to 19. Her husband is a taxi driver. She sells different items on the retail scale and has been doing this for the last three years. This business has enabled her to pay school fees for her children, who are all currently enrolled. She needs a loan to buy more beer in order to make more profits. She will use the profits to expand and to renovate her business.
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.