Beatha is 31 years old. She is married with six children. The oldest is 12 years old and the youngest is four months old. Her husband sells shoes. She has had a food stall for one year. She has requested a loan to buy more rice, sugar, beans, oil, and soap. The profits will pay for 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.