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Antoinette is 37 years old and married with three children between the ages of 5 and 12 years old. Her business is well organized. She employs two people in her business. She has four years experience and she owns a studio to help her photography business. Antoinette operates her business from 8 am to 7 pm every day.

She has requested a loan from Kiva lenders to buy more cameras and other materials for her studio to produce more pictures. With the profits, she will reinvest in her business, save for the future and build her own house.

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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
  • 101
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $13,479,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 593.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD