Charles is 25 years old and is married. Charles runs a sorghum mill in Kanazi district in Rwanda. His business is open from 6am until 6pm every day.
Charles has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company in order to expand his business and buy another mill. With this additional mill, Charles expects to earn more profits, which he will reinvest into the business.
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.