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Eustachie is 40 years old. She is married and has 4 children. Eustachie lives by selling tea and some other pastries in her restaurant. She has been in this business for about 5 years. Her business hours are from 6 am to 7 pm every day.

Eustachie needs to request a Kiva loan via Vision Finance Company. With this loan, Eustachie plans to start selling food in a restaurant. Eustachie hopes to use her Kiva loan to reach her her goals. If successful, with the earned profits, Eustachie will keep reinvesting in her business for better financial stability.

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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
  • 40
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $18,266,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 585.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $875 helped Eustachie a large quantity of foodstuffs for sale in the restaurant.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 14, 2010
Sep 28, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2011