Halim, 50 years old, sells various goods such as juice, eggs, cooking oil, toilet paper, etc. Her business is well organized. She works from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m. every day and has two years of experience.
Halim has requested a loan from Kiva lenders via Vision Finance Company in order to purchase various goods such as juice, eggs, cooking oil, toilet paper, etc. to sell. Halim will use any profit from this loan to reinvest in her business and to save for her 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.