Rose is 38 years old and married with two children who are between 7 and 15 years old. She purchases and sells meat. She has been in this business for two years, currently employs one person to help her and she works from 6 am to 7 pm every day of the week.
Rose has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company in order to buy large quantities of meat for resale. With any profits, she will be able to save for her future and reinvest in her business.
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.