Salihu, lives in the village of Papaz, near the city of Ferizaj. He is a beneficiary of two agricultural loans from MFI KosInvest, and within a short period of time has managed to establish a sustainable activity by supplying the domestic market with fresh milk and providing employment to its family members.
VisionFund Kosovo, operating as KosInvest, is an owner-operated mission-driven microfinance network working with caregivers in hard to reach, impoverished locations so they can create secure futures for their children. We are dedicated to working with the most vulnerable families and communities regardless of religion, race, ethnicity gender, to create lasting change in their lives.
VisionFund serves low income clients living in vulnerable and rural communities by offering financial and livelihood solutions, delivered through our Network, World Vision and partners; empowering families to create income and jobs; and unlocking economic potential for communities to thrive. The products and services offered fall into five broad categories: microloans, savings programmes, microinsurance, training and education. Benefits include sustainable livelihoods, increased economic well-being, improved community well-being, decreased dependence on outside aid and restoration of hope and dignity.
Together with World Vision, we are focused on ending extreme poverty by 2030.
Client Impact Stories
A Hardworking Entrepreneur
Afrim Dernjani, is the household head and a hardworking entrepreneur from the city of Ferizaj. He is the beneficiary of 4 loan products from MFI KosInvest.
Dairy Farmer and Successful Woman Entrepreneur
Mrs. Hanka Vatovci is an excellent model of an entrepreneurial woman. She lives in the village of Novolan, Kosovo and has recieved two agricultural loans from VisionFund's microfinance institution KosInvest to purchase 43 dairy cows and modernized agricultural equipment.