Sylvie is 26 years old; she sells scraps, and her husband works as a mechanic. They have two children ages three and seven.
She wants the loan to buy more scraps to sell. The profits from the business will be used to buy 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.