A loan of $900 helped to buy women's handbags to sell in his shoe store.

Jerome's story

Jerome N. is 22 years old and single. He lives in Nyarugenge District. Sinc 2004, he has had a shop where he sells a variety of new shoes. He employs one person in his successful business. His work requires that he be at the store from 7 AM to 6 PM every day.

Jerome is requesting his first loan from Kiva lenders through Vision Finance Company. He hopes to expand his business by extending into another product line, women's handbags, which he believes will be successful and demanded by his current and future customers. With this new business, Jerome hopes to get more profits, which in turn, will help him to build his business and and a more secure future for himself.

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