Isaie is 31 years old and married with two children, aged 2 and 5. He has a store selling foodstuffs such as tomatoes, rice, beans, and cassava flour. His business is well organized, and he employs one person to help him. He has five years of experience and is open from 6 a.m. until 10 p.m. every day.
Isaie has requested a loan from Kiva lenders in order to purchase more foodstuffs. He will reinvest the profits in his business.
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.