Leocadie was born in 1961 and has no children. Her husband helps her – both in the development of their family and in their business. Leocadie is able to meet all the basic needs of her family, thanks to her business. She owns a business selling beef. Leocadie is seasoned in this field with 15 year of experience. Leocadie is an important person simply because she is able to employ two people from her community. The hours of her business are from 8 in the morning to 5 in the evening, every day.
Leocadie is requesting a loan from Kiva lenders via Vision Finance Company which will allow her to satisfy her customers through the purchase of cows enough for her customers. With some extra money, Leocadie hopes to buy a car.
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.