Mado, 30, has six children between the ages of 2 and 6. All but the two youngest of Mado’s children attend school. She sells potatoes, bananas and many other items. She has been doing this business for three years. She plans to use the profits that she will obtain from the business to buy a plot of land. Mado is celebrating Christmas with her children for the festive season.
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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.