Innocent A. is 23 years old, married, and has two children. He owns a business selling beans, sorghum, and maize. His business is well-known with two employees. Innocent has four years of experience in his business.
Innocent is requesting his first loan from Kiva lenders, via Vision Finance Company, which he will use to purchase a large quantity of beans, sorghum, and maize. These items will help him to satisfy his customers' needs. Innocent will able to earn more profits to reinvest in his business and he will pay school fees for his two children.
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.