Theoneste is 32 years old and is married with three children between 1 and 6 years old. He owns a business selling shoes. He has two years of experience, and he works from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day expect Sundays.
Theoneste has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company in order to buy more shoes for resale. Through this expansion, Theoneste will be able to earn more profit, which will be used to expand his shoe business and save for his future .
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.