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Todd

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Director of Adult Ministries at Selma UMC in Selma, Indiana. Beautiful wife and three wonderful children.

Lending History

  • Elesea
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Elesea is from Philippines. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $225 to buy abaca.
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    Elesea and her family live in Hagnaya, Carmen, Cebu. She spends the day with her family, taking care of her five young children while weaving abaca. Abaca weaving is a great business for Elesea, because she can stay at home with her family and earn money. She is requesting a loan to purchase more abaca to weave. With more abaca, she will be able to accommodate more orders and expand her business. The income she earns will be used to meet her family's basic needs and to pay for her children to attend school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $225
  • Lorna
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Lorna is from Philippines. She has 8 children. She needs a loan of $75 to buy fertilizer.
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    Lorna Amahit is 38 years old and from Bindoy, Negros Oriental. She is a rice and sugar cane farmer. With farming as her livelihood, she is raising eight children, aged 4, 6, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17 and 19. Lorna loves farming and is glad that she can do something that she knows well to support her family. Lorna is requesting a loan to help her with her farm's need for fertilizer and additional labor. She hopes that, with the needed farm inputs, she will be able to have a better profit from the harvest. With her income, she provides for her children's welfare, as well as for their food and school fees. Any additional income will go towards renovating her house.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $75
  • Roselia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Roselia is from Philippines. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $300 to provide additional working capital.
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    Roselia lives in Bataraza, Palawan, Philippines, where she has been a fruit vendor since 2009. She would like to have a bigger fruit stall in order to increase her sales and profits, but with five children to provide for, she has very limited funds with which she can grow her business. A loan from World Vision will allow Roselia to expand her business to include seasoning, cooking oil, soy sauce, eggs, vinegar, coconut, onion garlic, salt and other items. She is confident that by stocking these additional items, she will be able to increase her sales and profitability. The additional income will allow Roselia to better provide for her family's daily needs, as well as the education expenses for her five children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Sreyratha
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sreyratha is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $50 to pay laborers to help with the rice harvest.
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    Sreyratha supports her family by raising rice on a small plot of land. When the rice is ready, it must be harvested on time so it does not spoil in the field. It is difficult for Sreyratha to hire laborers for the harvest because she does not have cash to pay them. With a loan from World Vision, Sreyratha can hire laborers, ensuring the rice is harvested without losing part of the crop to spoilage. The additional income she earns will help pay her family’s living expenses.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $50
  • Kebebush
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Kebebush is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase coffee, spices, herbs, matches, biscuits, and soap to resell.
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    Kebebush is a business owner; she has been selling coffee, soap, matches, and biscuits. Kebebush is a very hardworking woman; she gets up very early to prepare her merchandise to sell. However, she has been having financial difficulties and she has not been able to run her business appropriately. Kebebush is in great need for a loan. Please, help Kebebush’s retail business grow. A loan will help Kebebush keep her children in school and it will help her business grow. Kebebush lives in Lemen, Ethiopia and has three children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Daniel
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Daniel is from Ethiopia. He has 5 children. He needs a loan of $175 to buy grain to resell.
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    Daniel runs a grain store to meet his family’s needs. Business has been good, but he has faced financial constraints because of the rising cost of grain as well as the challenge of transportation costs. With a loan from World Vision, he will be able to purchase grain in a large quantity at a better price, which will enable him to make a greater profit and improve his living conditions. Daniel works hard to supply his community with the grain that local people need. He dreams of expanding his small store so that he can offer more types of grain, sell to more customers, and increase his profit. In the future he also hopes to own a car to help him run his business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Tariku
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Tariku is from Ethiopia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $150 to buying clothing in large bulk.
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    Tariku, a father of two from Shashemene, Ethiopia, owns a small shop selling clothes. He currently does not have the capital needed to run his business properly. “If I get additional loan, I can expand my business,” he said. He believes that getting a loan is a must in order to expand his business and make a profit. With a loan through World Vision, Tariku will be able to purchase clothing in bulk to then resell in his store for profit. He will be able to supply the needs of customers, attract more customers, and generate sales. With additional income created, he can improve his life style easily. In the future, Tariku has a dream to own a larger boutique and attract more customers.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150

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  • SelmaUMC
    SelmaUMC
    Members: 15
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    Those attending SelmaUMC, friends and family.

    • Total Amount Donated
      $1,200
    • Entrepreneurs Helped
      8
    • # Of Donations
      23
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