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Esther was born in 1975 and is married with five children. Esther’s husband is a soldier, and they both work hard in order to get ahead in life. Esther is a businesswoman selling various products. Esther has chosen this business because is profitable in her area. The hours of her business are from 6 in the morning to 9 in the evening every day except on Saturday.

Esther is now requesting a loan from Kiva lenders via Vision Finance Company in order to make an effort in her business through purchasing more general goods. With the expansion which should follow, Esther hopes to earn more profit which will make her more efficient as well as more effective and more successful.

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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
  • 37
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $13,303,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 581.2
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD