Anicet is 49 years old and is married, with five children between the ages of four and 16. He sells various goods, such as beans, rice, sugar, pens, etc., from a store, which operates from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m. every day except Sunday.
Anicet has requested a loan from Kiva lenders via Vision Finance Company to purchase various goods such as beans, rice, sugar, pens, potatoes, etc. for resale. He plans to use any profits generated from this loan to satisfy his family's basic needs and to reinvest in his 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.