Monique is 26 years old and is married with one child who is 2 years old. Monique sells potatoes. Her business is well known and well organized. She has one year of experience in this business. She currently employs three people to help her and she works from 8am to 4pm every day except Sunday.
Monique has requested his first loan from Kiva, via Vision Finance Company, in order to expand her agricultural business by cultivating more potatoes to sell. With any profit, Monique will be able to buy her own house, save for her future and pay her children's school fees.
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.