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Donathile is 38 years old and married with seven children. Donathile's husband does not have a job. That's why she has to work hard in order to get everything her family needs. Before starting her business, she was not able to get whatever she needed. Now that she is in the business, she is able. This is her 12th year successful in her business and the hours of her business are from 8 in the morning to 4 in the evening every day. In this business, Donathile employs two people from her community.

Donathile is now requesting a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company for the purpose of purchasing more bales of clothes, which will allow her to earn more profits with large quantities of clothes to be sold.

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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
  • 24
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $13,426,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 583.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD