Emmanuel is 28 years old and single. He has four years of experience sells various goods like: cosmetics, African clothes, shoes etc. He currently employs two people and his business is open from 6 am to 8.30 pm daily, except Saturday.
Emmanuel has requested a loan from Kiva lenders in order to purchase more goods to sell. With the profits, Emmanuel would satisfy his basic needs, reinvest in his business and start saving for his future.
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.