Jean Damascene is 27 years old and is married with two children aged 1 year and 5 years old. He sells various goods such as: coffee, beans, maize, etc. Jean Damascene has 3 years of experience in this work and he currently employs 5 people to help him.
Jean Damascene has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company in order to purchase various goods such as: coffee, beans, maize, etc. for re-sale. With any profits, he will be able to save money for his future and he will be able to pay school fees for his 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.