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Greetings from Bernadette in Kacyiru, Rwanda! She is 30 years old and married with 4 children. Bernadette owns her shop in Kacyiru town, which she opened up in 2000. She sells various items such as biscuits, sugar, cassava flour, small fish, drinks, etc. She employs two people in her business.

Bernadette is looking for a loan worth 521,075 Frws to buy more items to increase her stock. Her loan will be repaid monthly for 8 months.

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About Vision Finance Company s.a – Rwanda (VFC)

Vision Finance Company (VFC) was Kiva's first partner in Rwanda. Established in 1999, VFC is an affiliate of World Vision International. Since its founding, VFC has been committed to alleviating poverty in Rwanda by ensuring that poor people have access to credit to support business initiatives that will improve their life circumstances.

VFC has a broad set of products and services, offering Community Banking services for self-selected groups of 10-30 borrowers, Solidarity Group services for more experienced groups of entrepreneurs, and Individual Loans for customers who already have a small established business. Vision Finance is also among the very few financial institutions targeting farmers and providing agricultural credit options in Rwanda, where access to credit is critical to the success of agricultural enterprises.

About Rwanda

  • $1,000
    Average annual income
  • 31
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $13,303,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 548.5
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD