Beatrice is 30 years old and is married with three children between the ages of 5 and 10 years old. Her business is well organized. Beatrice has a clothes selling business. She works from 8am until 5pm every day and has eight years of experience. Beatrice has requested a loan from Kiva lender Vision Finance Company in order to purchase more clothes to sell. With the profits from this loan, Beatrice will continue to pay her children's school fees and will reinvest in her business.
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.