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Claudine is 21 years old and is single. Her business is well-organized and is well known in this business of selling chickens. Her business hours are from 6am until 9pm every day. She has two years of experience and she currently employs three people to help her.

Claudine has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company in order to increase her business by buying more chickens for resale. She will reinvest any profits in her business and save for her future. Claudine will also be able to buy more chicken feed.

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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
  • 31
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $13,326,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 591.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD