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Fanuel is 27 years old, married, and has two children aged 1 and 3. He owns a business selling various goods such as juice, lotions, soap, water, clothes, etc. He has three years of experience and he works from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day except on the weekend. He currently employs one person to help him.

Fanuel has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company in order to buy more goods to sell, including juice, lotions, soap, water, clothes, etc. Through this expansion, Fanuel will be able to earn more profits, which he will use to expand his general store, pay school fees for his children, and renovate his house.

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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
  • 625.8
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD