Phoibe is 53 years old and married. She sells fruits and vegetables and her business is well organized. The hours of her business are from 7am to 7pm every day. She has 20 years' experience in this business.
Phoibe has requested a loan from Kiva lenders via Vision Finance Company in order to purchase more fruits and vegetables for resale. With her profit, she will reinvest in her business, save for her future and will be able to build her own house.
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.