Jean Pierre is 32 years old and married; he has one child who is one year old. He owns a business selling groceries. He has two years of experience and works from 6 a.m until 6 p.m every day except Sunday.
Jean Pierre has requested a Kiva loan through the Vision Finance Company so that he can buy more juice, Fanta, beer and other drinks for resale. Through this expansion, Jean Pierre will be able to earn more profits, which will be used to expand his supermarket 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.