Venant is 47 years old, married and has seven children between 5 and 19 years old. He is known for selling local drinks. He has two years of experience and he works from 7 a.m until 7 p.m every day except on Sunday.
Venant has requested a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company to buy large quantities of sorghum to make local drinks to sell. With this loan, he will hopefully earn more profits which. in turn, will allow him to keep reinvesting for better financial stability. In addition to that, he will continue improving his family's living conditions.
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.