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Moses is 40 years old and he is still single. He lives in Nyarugenge district, one of the districts of Kigali, the capital city of Rwanda.

Moses has been in the business of selling a variety of beers for about ten years and the hours of his business are from 10 a.m. until late in the evening hours.

Moses needs to request a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company for the purpose of expanding his business through adding a large quantity of beers so that he can satisfy the demand of his customers.

Moses also plans to start roasting meat, bananas and Irish potatoes in his bar so that his customers can get something to eat while they are drinking. Through the use of this loan, Moses has a hope for a better future.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan helps low-income entrepreneurs in Rwanda grow their businesses and, ultimately, to support their families. These loans typically serve very poor and rural clients and particularly women, who often lack access to the traditional collateral needed for a loan. VFC serves these entrepreneurs through both individual and group loans and provides them with financial education and tools for them to save money for the future. By supporting this loan, you are helping Rwandan entrepreneurs build the means to support their families and improve their lives.

About VisionFund Rwanda

VisionFund 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.

VFR 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.

About Rwanda

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 49
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $18,404,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 568.9
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $900 helped Moses to buy a large quantity of additional beers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 23, 2010
Feb 24, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 16, 2010