Janviere is a 36-year-old married woman with three children, aged between one and seventeen years old. She has worked for thirteen years, and her husband is her partner in business.
Janviere has asked for a loan to buy more bananas for sale. She plans to add to her savings with the anticipated increased profits from 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.