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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.

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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.

About Rwanda

  • $1,000
    Average annual income
  • 104
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $13,475,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 565.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD