Rose is 41 years old. She is a widow with five children. The oldest is 19 and the youngest is 8 months. She has been in business for six years and wants a loan to buy more charcoal to sell. With the profit she will pay school fees for her 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.