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Gervais
Gervais is 29 years old and is married with three children who are five and nine years old. He owns a business transporting people. He has been in this business for two years and he works from 6 am until 10 pm every day.

Gervais has requested a Kiva loan, via Vision Finance Company, in order to purchase spare parts (tires, engine, mirror, etc.) for his motorcycle transport business. With his profits, he will be able to save for his future and to pay his children's school fees.

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About Vision Finance Company s.a – Rwanda (VFC)

Vision Finance Company (VFC) was Kiva's first partner in Rwanda. Established in 1999, VFC is an affiliate of World Vision International. Since its founding, VFC has been committed to alleviating poverty in Rwanda by ensuring that poor people have access to credit to support business initiatives that will improve their life circumstances.

VFC has a broad set of products and services, offering Community Banking services for self-selected groups of 10-30 borrowers, Solidarity Group services for more experienced groups of entrepreneurs, and Individual Loans for customers who already have a small established business. Vision Finance is also among the very few financial institutions targeting farmers and providing agricultural credit options in Rwanda, where access to credit is critical to the success of agricultural enterprises.

About Rwanda

  • $1,000
    Average annual income
  • 100
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $13,468,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 619.8
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD