William is 34 years old and is married with five children between 1 and 13 years old. She also takes care of 3 dependents. She sells various goods such as vacuum flasks, fanta, sugar, biscuits, etc. She currently employs one person to help her and she has 2 years of experience in this work.
William has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company in order to purchase various goods such as vacuum flasks, fanta, sugar, biscuits, etc., to sell. With any profits, she will be able to save for her future and to re-invest in her business.
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.