Evaste is 40 years old. She is married to a driver. They both have five children and they all go to school. She sells various items including charcoal and foodstuffs. With the loan, she wants to buy more charcoal, potatoes and bananas for sale. The profits from the business will be used to build a house.
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.