Fortunee is 33 years old and married with two children between three and five years old. She currently employs two people to help her. She sells various goods, including lotion, powder, soap, Colgate and plastic shoes. She has been in this business for four years.
Fortunee has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company to purchase various goods to sell. With the profits, she will be able to save for her future and pay school fees for her children.
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.