Denis is 33 years-old and is married with three children aged between four and 17 years-old. He also takes care of one orphan who is 14 years-old. Denis has eight years experience selling seeds for Irish potatoes. He employs four people and his business is open from 7am until 4pm every day except on Saturday.
Denis has requested a loan from Kiva via Vision Finance Company to purchase more equipment and other stock. He would like to own a small shop one day if he can make enough profit.
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.