Aboubakar H. is 27 years old, single, and he takes care of one dependent who is 7 years old. Aboubakar lives in the Nyarugenge district of Kigali, the capital city of Rwanda.
Aboubakar is a true entrepreneur and has been operating his business successfully since 2004. He owns a house where he has sewn different models of clothes since 2004. His business is open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day and he employs two people in his business.
Aboubakar is now requesting his first loan from Vision Finance Company for the purpose of purchasing more sewing machines as well as creating more jobs for more people, which will help him to increase the profit. Then, through that profit, he will be able to save for the future.
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.