Denise is 42 years old, married with five children, aged between 8 and 20. Denise's husband is a driver; both work hard in order to develop their family. Denise owns a business selling beers and soft drinks. This is her 4th year of being successful in her business. The hours of her business are from 10 in the morning to 10 in the evening every day.
Denise is now requesting her first loan from Kiva lenders via Vision Finance Company in order to expand her business through purchasing a lot of beers and soft drinks for the purpose of earning more profit. With this profit, Denise wishes to add various products other than beer to her inventory and to buy her own house.
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.