She lives in Gasabo district,Kigali province capital of Rwanda.
Lea owns a small shop for two years where she sells different kind of products as you find on her picture included .
She opens everyday her shop from 6h00 to 8h00 PM.
Before the business Lea was a full time house wife ; and could not get enough income for need of her family.
With this new loan requested in Vision Finance company she hopes to feed her children and find all needs for them such as school fees and to health care , she believes also to expand her business .
About Vision Finance Company s.a – Rwanda (VFC)
Vision Finance Company (VFC) was Kiva's first partner in Rwanda. Established in 1999, VFC is an affiliate of World Vision International. Since its founding, VFC has been committed to alleviating poverty in Rwanda by ensuring that poor people have access to credit to support business initiatives that will improve their life circumstances.
VFC has a broad set of products and services, offering Community Banking services for self-selected groups of 10-30 borrowers, Solidarity Group services for more experienced groups of entrepreneurs, and Individual Loans for customers who already have a small established business. Vision Finance is also among the very few financial institutions targeting farmers and providing agricultural credit options in Rwanda, where access to credit is critical to the success of agricultural enterprises.
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