Consolee is 42 years old. She is married and has four children aged between 11 and 20 years old. Consolee owns a business selling second-hand clothing. This is her first successful year in this business and the hours of her work are from 7 am until 5 pm every day except on Saturday.
Consolee has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company in order to increase her clothes business. With this profit, she will be able to save for her future and reinvest in her business.
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.