Stanislas, age 29 and married, has owned a motorcycle transport business for the past year. His business is well-organized and open daily from 6 a.m. until 9 p.m.
Stanislas has requested a loan from Kiva lenders via Vision Finance Company in order to buy essential materials like tires and an engine for his motorcycle transport. With his profits, he plans to reinvest in his business and to save for his 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.