A loan of $1,025 helps to buy more sugar, rice, maize flour, beans, and cooking oil.


Jean Marie Vianney's story

Greetings from Rwanda! This is Jean Marie Vianney, an entrepreneur who owns and runs a shop in his community. He is 21 years old and married with one child aged 1 year old.

Jean Marie Vianney requested a loan to increase his business and meet customer demand. He will use the loan to buy more sugar, rice, maize flour, beans, and cooking oil. He will use his profits to grow his business and build his house.

Jean Marie Vianney thanks you for your support.


This loan is special because:

It provides training, savings accounts and loans to Rwandan entrepreneurs unserved by the formal banking sector.

Rachel Lewis, Kiva staff

Rachel Lewis
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.