Jean D'amour is 36 years old and married with three children aged between three and 11. For the past year, he has sold chickens and he currently employs four people to help him.
Jean D'amour is requesting a loan from Kiva lenders via the Vision Finance Company to purchase more chickens to sell. He plans to use the profits generated with his loan to provide for his family's basic needs and reinvest in his 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.