Jean damascene is 39 years old and married. Jean damascene sells a variety of foodstuffs such as sorghum, beans, peas, maize, etc. He has been in this business for about 10 years and the hours of his business are from 7 am to 8 pm every day.
Jean damascene needs to shift his business from his residential area to the main market. To end this, he needs to request a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company. This loan will allow him to purchase more foodstuffs for sale. Jean damascene hopes that with the use of this loan, if he manages to go and operate his business in the main market, his profits will increase to the extent that the living style of his family will also improve.
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.