Leocadie is 38 years old and she is married with 3 children who are 5, 8 and 10 years old. Leocadie owns a shop where she sells hardware items as her picture above indicates. Leocadie has been in this business for about 4 years and her shop is open from7 am to 7 pm every day.
Leocadie needs to request a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company s.a. This loan will allow her to expand her business through purchasing a variety of hardware items which in turn will increase her sales as well as profits. If successful, she will keep reinvesting in her business for better financial stability and in addition to that, she will continue improving the lifestyle of her family.
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.