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Total loan: $1,150
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Benoit's Group

Rwanda
kinyinya/Gasabo, Rwanda / General Store

A loan of $1,150 helped a member purchase large quantities of grains and sugar, etc.


Benoit's Group's story

Benoit M. is 42 years old and married with three children ages 3, 6, and 8. Benoit lives with his family in Kinyinya sector, Gasabo district in Kigali, the capital of Rwanda, where his business has been operating since 2004. A successful entrepreneur, Benoit employs two people from his community in his business and the hours are from 6AM to 8PM daily. In his general store, Benoit sells bulk items and products such as rice, salt, sugar, grains, flour etc...

Benoit is requesting his second loan from Vision Finance Company and Kiva lenders in order to allow him to buy products in greater volumes and at lower prices which should increase his monthly profit and make him more competitive. Over time, these changes will help him to expand his business even further which he wants to do in order to build a secure future for his family.

In this group: Benoit
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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: October 14, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: VisionFund Rwanda

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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: October 14, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: VisionFund Rwanda