Fidancie is 36-years-old and is married with one child who is 2-years-old. She takes care of three dependents and two relatives. Fidancie sells various goods such as lotions, sugar, soap, toilet paper, etc. Her business is well known and well organized and she has two years of experience in this business. She currently employs one person to help her and she works from 9am to 8pm each day except on Sunday.
Fidancie has requested her loan from Kiva via Vision Finance Company. With any profit, Fidancie will be able to reinvest in her business and she will be able to 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.