Emmanuel is 31 years old and is married. He has four children who are between 5 and 9 years old. Emmanuel sells various goods such as: lotions, soap, onions, etc. He has five years of experience in this work and he currently employs two people to help him.
Emmanuel has requested a Kiva loan, via Vision Finance Company, in order to buy various goods such as: lotions, soap, onion, cassava flour, bread, etc. for resale. With any profits, he will be able to buy a motorcycle 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.