Jean Pierre, who has been in the credit association since 2004, has a salon business in Kigali which attracts many working-class clients. He employs two people in his salon. He also works in the African Library.
Jean Pierre has requested a loan to buy two helmet hair dryers for his salon, which will be enable him to attract more customers and earn more profit. With this profit, Jean Pierre will be able to build his own house.
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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 RwandaVisionFund 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.
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