Venantie is 49 years old and is married with four children between the age of 18 and 25 years old. She owns a business selling various foods like: bananas, potatoes, beans etc. She has been in this business for six years and she currently employs two people to help her.
Venantie has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company in order to buy various food like: bananas, potatoes, beans etc for resale. With any profits, she will be able to save in her future, to build her own house and she will 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.