Jean Damascene K. is 41 years old, married, and he takes care of six children aged between 2 and 18. He lives in Rubavu district, West Province, Rwanda.
Jean Damascene opens his business every day from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and employs two persons. Before this, he was a farmer but he could not provide all his family’s needs. Now, with the loan requested from Vision Finance Company, he plans to purchase more goats which will help him to earn more profit so that he can expand his business, get more food for his family, save money for the future, and pay school fees for his children.
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.