Jean De Dieu is 26 years old and is single. He has been a motorbike-taxi driver for six months. He transports people every day from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m. Jean De Dieu has requested a loan from Kiva lenders to buy essential materials like tires and an engine for his motorbike. With his profit, he will pay medical insurance and save money for his family.
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.