Ibrahim is 28 years old and single. Ibrahim owns a barber shop and he has three years of experience in this work. He currently employs four people to help him.
Ibrahim has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company to expand his barber shop by buying more machines and other materials. With any profits, he will be able to save money for his future, and he 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.