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Gloriose was born in 1981 and is married with one child who is 3 years old. Gloriose's husband helps her in her business so that they earn a lot of money. Gloriose takes care of one dependent; she has 4 years of experience in business of selling green bananas. This business is profitable and that's the reason why it was chosen by her. She employs one person from her community. The hours of her business are from 6 in the morning to 6 in the evening every day except on Sunday.

Gloriose is now requesting a loan from Kiva lenders via Vision Finance Company for the purpose of growing her business which will be an advantage for her customers as well as herself because the customers will be satisfied and Gloriose will earn more profit.

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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
  • 41
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $18,427,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 581.2
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $875 helped Gloriose expanding her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 25, 2010
Jun 24, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2011