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Jean Pierre
Jean Pierre N. is 41 years old, is single, and he takes care of four dependents aged between 33 and 8.

Jean Pierre has been in a restaurant business for the past four years. He employs five people who work from 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

It is after a big desire of increasing his restaurant size and improving the quality of service, be it on food or buying some new restaurant materials, that Jean Pierre is requesting his first loan from Vision Finance Company.

By receiving and using this new loan, Jean Pierre hopes to get as many clients as possible and, after that, he hopes to earn enough profit to help him to buy a house.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan helps low-income entrepreneurs in Rwanda grow their businesses and, ultimately, to support their families. These loans typically serve very poor and rural clients and particularly women, who often lack access to the traditional collateral needed for a loan. VFC serves these entrepreneurs through both individual and group loans and provides them with financial education and tools for them to save money for the future. By supporting this loan, you are helping Rwandan entrepreneurs build the means to support their families and improve their lives.

About Vision Finance Company s.a – Rwanda (VFC)

Vision Finance Company, soon to be known as Vision Fund Rwanda (VFR), is the microfinance subsidiary of World Vision and is one of the largest microfinance institutions serving rural underprivileged communities in Rwanda, many of which do not have access to formal financial services.

VFC serves people and communities that are economically productive but low-income, especially in very rural areas. This includes small business owners and salary earners who are looking for opportunities to provide better lives for their families and a promising future for their children.

About Rwanda

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 14
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $15,580,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 567.5
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $900 helped Jean Pierre to buy more foodstuffs for his restaurant.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 24, 2009
Oct 3, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2010