Simeon is 29 years old and is married. He has one child who is 5 years old. Simeon sells spare parts in his business, working from 5am until 5pm every day, with two employees to help him.
Simeon has requested a loan from Kiva lender, Vision Finance company to help him expand his business by financing more spare parts to sell. With this profit from this loans, Simeon will be able to build his own house.
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.