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Jacqueline is 29 years old and is married with five children aged between three and eight years old. She also takes care of six relatives. For the past eight years she has been selling various goods such as beans, rice, cooking oil, salt, and other items. She currently employs one person to help her.

Jacqueline is requesting a Kiva loan via the Vision Finance Company to buy various goods such as beans, rice, cooking oil, salt, and other items to sell. She will save the profits from her loan for the future and hopes to pay school fees for her children and be able to build her own house.

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About Vision Finance Company s.a – Rwanda (VFC)

Vision Finance Company (VFC) was Kiva's first partner in Rwanda. Established in 1999, VFC is an affiliate of World Vision International. Since its founding, VFC has been committed to alleviating poverty in Rwanda by ensuring that poor people have access to credit to support business initiatives that will improve their life circumstances.

VFC has a broad set of products and services, offering Community Banking services for self-selected groups of 10-30 borrowers, Solidarity Group services for more experienced groups of entrepreneurs, and Individual Loans for customers who already have a small established business. Vision Finance is also among the very few financial institutions targeting farmers and providing agricultural credit options in Rwanda, where access to credit is critical to the success of agricultural enterprises.

About Rwanda

  • $1,000
    Average annual income
  • 10
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $13,437,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 597.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD