Agus, 40 years old, is married and has 2 children. He has run an Internet cafe business since 2009 and the business is going well, enabling him to send his children to school. Agus is asking for 5,000,000 IDR to replace the monitors in his Internet cafe with new ones. He now rents a room for his Internet cafe and hopes he can rent a better place and expand his business.
About VisionFund Indonesia
VisionFund Indonesia is a Christian micro venture capital organization owned by Mitra Masyarakat Sejahtera (MMS) and Wahana Visi Indonesia. Founded in 2000, VFI operates in both Jakarta and Surabaya, the two biggest cities in Indonesia. VFI targets the entrepreneurial poor who have existing microbusinesses for at least 6 months and have no financial access to commercial banks. VFI also provides microinsurance for all clients through a partnership with Allianz insurance company. With nine branches as of 2011, VFI hopes to expand in order to reach underserved microfinance markets in other islands of Indonesia.