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.
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.