Jean Baptiste is 34 years old, married, the father of four children and the caretaker of two relatives.
Jean Baptiste sells various beverages such as local drinks, Fanta and water. He has 5 years of experience in this work and he currently employs one person to help him. His business hours are from 7 a.m to 8 p.m every day except Sunday.
Jean Baptiste has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company in order to buy various beverages such as local drinks, Fanta and water for resell. With the profit, he will be able to save money for his future, pay school fees for his children and renovate his 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.