Chantal is 28 years old, married and has two children who are six and eight years old. For the last year she has made a living by selling eggs, working from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. every day. She has applied for this loan from Kiva and the Vision Finance Company to expand her business and acquire more customers. She plans to keep reinvesting in her business to build a secure future for 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.