Theogene is 34 years old and is married with one child who is 5 years old. His business is well organized; he employees three people to help him. Theogene has four years of experience in this business and he works from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. every day.
Theogene has requested a loan from Kiva lender, Vision Finance Company, in order to expand his business by buying more spare parts to sell. With the profit from the loan, Theogene will reinvest in his business and pay his child's school fees.
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.