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Lending History

  • Modesta
    They gave
    $200
    This loan is fully funded
    Modesta is from Mexico. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $375 to expand her inventory .
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    Modesta Cruz de Jesus is from Las Petacas,Gro and runs a grocery store to help support her family. Her business is pretty good, but she is needing to increase her profits and is asking for funding from World Vision to help her meet her goals. The funds she receives will be used to purchase additional items for her store like cooking oil, rice, beans, cookies, salt, detergents and toilet paper. This will help to bring in new customers and will increase her sales. Mdoesta is married to has five chlidren, with just one of them still living at home. The additional income would help to pay for school fees and would improve their living conditions. It would also enable her to invest some back into the business so that she can continue to expand her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Cesia
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Cesia is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $225 to restock her bakery.
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    Cesia is the mother of two sons, Abimael and Roberto. She has a business baking and selling bread and bananas. She currently does not have the capital to expand her business and buy baking goods. WIth a loan through World Vision, she will be able restock her bakery with cinnamon, sugar, bananas, flour, etc. Cesia will be able to produce more baked goods, thus increasing sales. Additional income created will allow her to reinvest in her business and provide her family with a better quality of life and education for her children. Her goal is to invest more in her business to expand it further, because she build a bakery on the premises of her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $225
  • Sanly
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Sanly is from Philippines. He needs a loan of $150 to buy fertilizer.
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    Sanly Vailoces farms rice and sugar cane in Bindoy, Negros Oriental in the Philippines. He wants to improve his family's living situation, so he has requested a loan from World Vision. With a loan, Sanly can buy fertilizer for his farm so that his crops will grow healthy and he can expect an abundant harvest in the future. His main goal is to increase his business profits, and this will only be made possible with the help of the loan. Any income will be for his daily needs, reinvestment in the same business and savings.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Hilderh
    They gave
    $300
    This loan is fully funded
    Hilderh is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $850 to buy tailoring materials.
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    Hilderh, a mother of two from Kisumu, Kenya, operates a tailoring shop. She faces the challenge of raising capital for her business. With a loan through World Vision, she will buy clothing material for making new dresses and other clothing as per clientele demands and create two jobs for people in her community. Addional income created from increased sales will allow her to better provide for her family and reinvest in her business. In the future, Hilderh plans to open a new shop to increase her income and create more employment opportunities.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Jean Baptiste
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Jean Baptiste is from Rwanda. He needs a loan of $1,175 to sell various goods such as cosmetics, eggs and sugar.
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    Jean Baptiste operates a boutique from which he sells various goods such as eggs, cosmetics, and sugar. He supports his family through this business. He would like to expand this business and attract more customers in order to improve his family's living conditions. With the loan, Jean Baptiste will purchase various goods for his store. The increase in supplies at his store will generate additional income which Jean Baptiste plans to reinvest in the business. He will be able to provide for his own and his family's basic needs and will be able to build his own house. With the profits, Jean Baptiste will be able to hire people in his community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,175
  • Getaneh
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Getaneh is from Ethiopia. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $200 to buy more cattle for fattening.
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    Getaneh was brought up in a family who has been involved in cattle raising activities. "I got this experience from my parents. This enables me to have good life for me and my child,” he said. “The challenge I have this time is shortage of money. If I get a loan, I can work hard and get more income from my business," he said. Getaneh needs financial support to buy more cattle and to help run his business. With increased income from expanding his business, he wants to provide for school costs and clothing for his child. Getaneh wants to develop this business. In the long term, he will work to have a steady income to run his business to work on cattle fattening for profit. Getaneh feels that fattening is a good business. (Cattle fattening means controlling what the animals eat and using high quality feed to produce better fed and healthier animals, as opposed to free grazing.) When his business grows, he will have more customers and a better income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Maria Luisa
    They gave
    $200
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Luisa is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $600 to buy fertilizers to grow more flowers and paper and thread for wrapping.
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    Maria Luisa is 57 years old and lives in World Vision’s Crescencio Morales region in Mexico. Maria Luisa has run a small business growing flowers and plants in this area for more than five years. Doña Luisa owns an astonishing nursery that she has taken care along with her husband. Her children have made their contribution as well. Luis explained that her brother taught her to take care of flowers and then she decided to start running her business. The best sales season for her is Christmas time since she also grows Poinsettia flowers. Fortunately, customers already know Luisa and they come to the nursery to buy the flowers. Besides, Luisa also carries out another activity, she mows lowns and takes care of gardens. Maria Luisa has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy manure and other fertilizers to improve the production of her plants and flowers, as well as paper and thread to wrap the flowers for sale. This will help Maria Luisa grow and sell more flowers and plants which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • James
    They gave
    $400
    This loan is fully funded
    James is from Kenya. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $1,025 to buy another motorcycle.
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    James, a father of one from Katito, Kenya, operates a motorcycle transportation business. He wants to buy another motorcycle to expand his business but the current high cost of fuel serves a challenge. With a loan through World Vision, James will be able to buy another motorcycle, expand his transportation business, and employ another person in his community. Additional income created through increased profits will allow him to better provide for his family through quality food and paying school fees for his children. In the future, James would like to own a big transportation company and create employment opportunities within his community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,025
  • Worke
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Worke is from Ethiopia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $175 to buy fertilizer and selected seeds for farming .
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    Farming alongside her husband, Worke Abesho is a hardworking mother of four, committed to improving their lives through the income generated from the sale of produce. She would like to improve and expand their farm. As she explains, "If I get a loan, I can buy fertilizer and selected seeds so that I can harvest good crops this season. I have to strengthen this small business so that I can have more customers and more income." A shortage of money has become a serious challenge to making the needed improvements. With a loan from World Vision, Worke will be able to make the farming purchases necessary to make improvements that will increase their income, allow her to better provide her children, send them to school, and enable her to reinvest in the farm. In the long-term, she is planning on establishing a grain store in the community, and raising cattle for market.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Lina
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Lina is from Kenya. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase more milk to sell.
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    Lina lives in Dikir, Kenya where she sells milk for a living. She transports the milk she sells using a bicycle. Lina has requested a loan from World Vision in order to expand her business by purchasing more milk to sell so that she might earn extra income. With the additional income that she earns, Lina will be able to pay her children's school fees and will ultimately be able to provide for her family's daily needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Charles
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Charles is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $550 to buy baking flour, sugar and other materials for his cake business.
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    Charles is 26 years old and runs a small business selling cakes. He lives in World Vision's Soweto region in Kenya. Charles has sold cakes in this area for three years. He also has one employee who helps him run his shop. Charles has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to buy more stock, such as baking flour, sugar and other materials.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Hezron
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Hezron is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $200 to buy fruits for making juice.
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    Hezron, a father of two, makes and sells fruit juice for a living to support his family. He lacks the financial capital he needs to boost his business. With a World Vision loan Hezron will be able to buy more fruits to make juice. By increasing the quantity of juices he has to sell, he will be able to provide for the basic needs of his family and pay for his children's school fees. In the future, Hezron hopes to expand his business so that he can create employment opportunities for others.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200

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