Jacqueline is a 42 year old widow without children. Her business is well-organized. Jacqueline sells shoes. She employs one person and her business is open from 8am until 7pm every day. Jacqueline has had one year's experience in this business.
Jacqueline has requested a loan from Kiva lenders in order to purchase more shoes to sell. With the profits, Jacqueline will expand her business and save for her 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.