Emmanuel is 33 years old. He is married with six children between the ages 3 and 13 years old, and has two adopted orphans.
Emmanuel has been a motorbike taxi driver for three years. He gets up at 6 am and works until 11 pm everyday to transport people to their work places. He needs to pay $6 per day to the owner of the motorbike in order to use it.
Emmanuel has requested a loan worth 500,000 Rwf to buy his own motorbike taxi. His goal is to send all his children to school, build a house for the family, and save for his future.
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.