Anitha is 43 years old and married with one child who is 14 years old. Anitha owns a business selling cassava flour, cooking oil, vegetables, etc. This is her sixth successful year in this business and the hours of her business are from 7 am until 10 pm every day except on Saturday. She currently employs one person to help her.
Anitha has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company in order to increase her business by buying more cassava flour, vegetables, cooking oil, soap, and sugar to sell. With any profits, she will be able to build a secure future for her business as well as for her family.
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.