Olive T. is 30 years old and is married with three children aged 6, 9 and 12. Olive and her family live in Musanze district in the Northern Province of Rwanda.
In 2008, Olive opened a restaurant and employs three people in her business. Her restaurant is open every day from 6 in morning to 10 in evening.
Olive is requesting her first loan from Vision Finance Company in order to have sufficient working capital to purchase modern equipment for her restaurant. With this loan she hopes to increase her business, which will help her to serve more customers.
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.