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Total loan: $525
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Josephine

Rwanda
Rwanda / General Store

A loan of $525 helped to purchase more vegetables, cooking oil, water, body lotion etc. for her store.


Josephine's story

Josephine is 52 years old and is married, with seven children between the ages of 9 and 29 years. She sells vegetables, cooking oil, water, body lotion, etc. in her store. Her business is well-organized. She has one year of experience and she works from 6 A.M. until 10 P.M. every day. Josephine currently employs one person to help her.

She has requested a loan from Kiva lenders, via Vision Finance Company, in order to purchase a large quantity of vegetables, cooking oil, water, and body lotion to sell. With the profits, Josephine will reinvest in her business and will be able to buy a house for her family.



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: June 10, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: VisionFund Rwanda

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: June 10, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: VisionFund Rwanda