Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Janviere is 36 years old and is married with four children between the ages of four and twelve years old. Janviere owns a small shop selling cassava flour, sugar, salt, etc. She has been in this business for about one year; her business is open from 7am until 6pm every day.

Janviere has requested a loan from Kiva lenders in order to purchase more cassava flour, sugar, salt and so on for resale. With her profits, Janviere will reinvest in her business and save for her family's future.

Additional Information

About Vision Finance Company s.a – Rwanda (VFC)

Vision Finance Company (VFC) was Kiva's first partner in Rwanda. Established in 1999, VFC is an affiliate of World Vision International. Since its founding, VFC has been committed to alleviating poverty in Rwanda by ensuring that poor people have access to credit to support business initiatives that will improve their life circumstances.

VFC has a broad set of products and services, offering Community Banking services for self-selected groups of 10-30 borrowers, Solidarity Group services for more experienced groups of entrepreneurs, and Individual Loans for customers who already have a small established business. Vision Finance is also among the very few financial institutions targeting farmers and providing agricultural credit options in Rwanda, where access to credit is critical to the success of agricultural enterprises.

About Rwanda

  • $1,000
    Average annual income
  • 31
    View loans »
    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $13,326,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 593.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD