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Jamie

Lending History

  • Maria Del Carmen
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Del Carmen is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $550 to buy lipstick, perfumes, creams, eye shadows, eyeliners and nail polish. .
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    Mrs. Maria del Carmen is 39 years old, she studied up to junior high and she’s married to Mr. Edgar, who works in the field. They have two children; the oldest one is Edgar, who is 13 years old and goes to high school, and Mary, who goes to elementary school. They all live on the community of Vicente, on the state of Oaxaca. For more than two years she has been working on this, she sells cosmetic products thru catalog. She wants to help her husband cover some house expenses. She is noticing that the economic situation in the country is getting harder and that they need to provide the best possible education to her children. Mrs. Maria del Carmen sells cosmetics, she goes door to door selling her products to her friends and neighbors. She shows them her catalog and they place their orders, when she has a high number of orders, she goes to get them and then she gets paid for them. She is asking for a loan to buy lipstick, perfumes, creams, eye shadows, eye liners and nail polishers to sell. Mrs. Maria del Carmen hopes that with this loan she will be able to expand her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Ati
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Ati
    Ati is from Indonesia. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $175 to purchase women's clothes to resell .
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    For the past two years, Ati has been selling women’s clothing door to door to support her family. Her main challenge is the high cost of transportation because the housing complexes where she sells are far from her home. She needs to expand and improve her business to make it more profitable. With a loan from World Vision, Ati plans to purchase more and better clothing to sell. She will purchase the more fashionable clothing that her customers want. With the additional income she will earn from this improvement, Ati will be able to reinvest in her business, provide the daily necessities for her family, and pay school fees. In the future, she hopes to have a permanent stand where she can make her sales. Ati has five children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Straton
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Straton is from Rwanda. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $500 to purchase more quantity of cooking oil.
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    Straton has a business selling cooking oil. His challenges is not having enough capital to properly run his business. With a loan from World Vision Straton will be able to purchase more oil. This loan will improve his life dramatically. With this profits, Straton will be able to save for his future and he will be able to get medical insurance. He hopes to become a financial stable. In the future, Straton says that he will have a great life and he will be able to create job for others in his community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Edme
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    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Edme is from Philippines. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $250 to purchase feed and piglets.
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    In 2001, Edme Maylan of Manjuyod, Negros Oriental, started a piggery. He has enjoyed his business for the past eleven years, which has allowed him to support his 2 children: Eden-10 and Bryan- 7. His children are still young; therefore, he's looking for ways to increase his source of income for better profits and to become an even better provider for his sons' long-term health and well-being. A World Vision microloan will serve as additional capital so that Edme can acquire more piglets to raise and to purchase feed in bulk, in order to sustain them. He's hoping to make a higher profit from the sale of his well-nourished pigs. The additional income will go toward meeting Edme's family's daily needs, his children's schooling and to reinvest in his piggery, as well as to invest in other opportunities that may present.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Jessica
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Jessica is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $325 to buy blouses, bed sheets, housecoats, t-shirts, shorts, pants and underwear.
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    Jessica is 21 years old and has a junior high school education. She is married to Adan who works as a mechanic's assistant. They have a one-year-old child and live in La Defensa, an area known for its sugar cane plantations. Just five minutes away, the sugar mill "Ingenio La Margarita" is located. When she realized that the economy was worsening, Jessica decided to start working to help to help her husband with their expenses. She decided to sell clothing because she needed to still have time to take care of her family. Jessica will use the loan to buy blouses, bed sheets, housecoats, t-shirts, shorts, pants and underwear. She will use this brand new stock as samples to show the types of clothes people can buy from her. She plans to sell her products in the afternoon by visiting friends and family at their homes. She wants to run her business perfectly and to gain enough customers to increase her earnings. She thanks World Vision for the support and for the opportunity to start her own business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $325
  • Julissa
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    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Julissa is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $550 to buy meat, chili, eggs, tomatoes, onions, maize, cooking oil, banana leaves, firewood and plastic bags.
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    Julissa and her husband Juan have three children. Two of them are independent and the youngest is still in elementary school. Julissa learned from her mother to be a hard-working woman. From her mother's example, she learned how to do all the household chores and also how to prepare typical Mexican snacks. One of her specialties is "chiles rellenos" (chilis filled with meat and cheese).Every single weekend since the day she was married, Julissa has been selling food to help her husband with the household expenses. Julissa's clients are friends and neighbors in her community. She prepares chiles rellenos and tamales early in the day and arranges them all in buckets. She walks through the streets and offers her food, visiting almost every home in the community. She is thankful to God that she always comes back home with empty buckets. In order to get an extra income, Julissa also sells pork meat and beef on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. She is requesting a loan to buy more ingredients such as chili, eggs, tomatoes, onions, maize, firewood, banana leaves, and cooking oil. She also needs plastic bags to package the snacks that she sells. The profits from Julissa's business have been used to build her home, little by little. With the loan, she will be able to finish her house sooner so that her children can have their patrimony.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • That
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    That is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $350 to expand her business and hire a worker .
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    That is the mother of four children. She grows cassava and cashew nuts, she also raises a few pigs. That wants to expand her buisness and hopefully hire another worker to speed up the plowing and planting process and therefore increase her crop production. With a loan from World Vision That would be able her to expand her business by increasing the amount of cultivated land used for growing cassavas and cashews. She also plans to incease the number of pigs she raises. With an increase in income, she will be able to invest more money into her buiness, buy more food for her family and be able to send her children to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Perla Rocio
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Perla Rocio is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $400 to buy perfumes, deodorants, and body lotions.
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    Perla sells perfumes, and she will use a loan from World Vision to buy more perfumes, lotions, and deodorants. Recently, she has not had enough resources to keep investing in the business and cover the expenses at home. The loan will give her another chance to continue working. When she increases her stock, she will again make enough income to help her family. Perla would like to open an established perfume store in the future. She is willing to rent the space at first, but she is willing to work hard to one day own her own building. Perla enjoys providing people in her community with quality personal care products, and her business also enables her to provide for her family. She and her husband, Luis, have a one-year-old child. Perla and Luis live in Ometepec among the Amuzgo people, who are known for their sensitivity and wisdom. The Amuzgos strive to maintain a balance between society and nature.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Teju
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Teju is from Ethiopia. He has 5 children. He needs a loan of $300 to purchase more sheep.
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    Teju is a farmer with five children. “I have experiences of sheep fattening which I inherited from my parents. I like my business because I can make a profit. Unless I work hard and make a good business, I cannot manage my family,” she said. Although Teju is eager to buy some more sheep, she cannot do it due to financial shortages. A microloan from World Vision will enable Teju to purchase more sheep to attain her goal of financial independence and grow her business. "The increased income from selling my sheep will go towards giving my children a more nutritious diet, keeping them in school and paying for medication,” she said. Long term, she also dreams of supplying the community with cattle for profit, growing a larger number of customers and creating job opportunities for her friends.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Nonita
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Nonita is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $425 for seaweed seedlings.
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    Nonita is a seaweed farmer from the town of Leyte, Philippines. She is 34 years old and has been in the business since 1999. Seaweed farming in the Philippines has become a booming business. It includes the culture and farming of seaweed which is then harvested. It is mainly grown for food purposes. Nonita works hard to keep the business growing, but she lacks the funds to make it more productive and sustainable. Nonita is asking for a loan to buy seedlings and the materials needed for the production of seaweed. She is hopeful that the loan would be a great help for growing her business. Nonita dreams of improving her business to increase her earnings and to make future investments in it. Any additional income will be used to finance her family's daily consumption, for reinvestment in the business and for savings.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Josphat
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Josphat is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $250 to purchase sugar cane .
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    Josphat is 29 years old and runs a small business selling sugar cane. He lives in World Vision’s Riruta region in Kenya. Josphat has sold sugar cane in this area for 3 years. Josphat has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to purchase sugar cane for resale to his customers. He cares for 3 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Seid
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Seid is from Ethiopia. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer.
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    For the last six years Seid has operated his small business in the Antsokiya Gemza region in Ethiopia. He grows crops such as teff and wheat to sell to customers in his community. Seid is 28 years old and the father of three children, two of whom are currently studying in school. Seid has asked for a loan to buy fertilizer to help expand his business. This investment will help Seid to increase his income to purchase food for animals and food for his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Alicia
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Alicia is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $350 to buy flour, salt, butter, cheese, ham, pineapple, meat, and tomato sauce.
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    Alicia is 65 years old, and she runs a small business selling pizza and hamburgers. She lives in World Vision’s Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Alicia has sold pizza and hamburgers in this area for more than 5 years. Alicia has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy flour, salt, butter, cheese, ham, pineapple, meat, and tomato sauce.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Kenneth
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Kenneth is from Philippines. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $550 to purchase additional stocks like beverages, seasonings, soaps and canned goods.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Reinelda Elena
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Reinelda Elena is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $450 to buy cosmetics.
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    Reinelda Elena is 27 years old and runs a small business selling cosmetics. She lives in World Vision’s Camiri region in Bolivia. Reinelda Elena has sold cosmetics in this area for more than 5 years. Reinelda Elena also has a second business where she sells bread. This second business provides a supplemental income that Reinelda Elena needs to support her family. Reinelda Elena has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy cosmetics.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Kiroket
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Kiroket is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $400 to purchase heifers to raise and sell.
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    For the last four years, Kiroket has operated his small business in the Olenton region in Kenya. He raises cattle, which he later sells to customers in his community. He also has one employee to help him run his farm. Kiroket has asked for a loan to expand his business. He would like to purchase heifers to raise and sell to pay for school fees and purchase food for the family. Kiroket is 41 years old and the father of three children, all of whom are currently studying in school. He also cares for one additional dependent in his home. Kiroket is thankful to KADET for granting him the loan facility to support his business and family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Arcy
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Arcy is from Philippines. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $500 to buy fertilizers and additional capital for the copra business.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Kibnesh
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Kibnesh is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $150 to buy fertilizer and selected seeds.
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    Kibnesh is 37 years old and runs a small business growing crops. She lives in World Vision's Shenkolla region in Ethiopia. Kibnesh has grown crops in this area for more than five years. She also has one employee who helps her run her farm. Kibnesh also has a second business where she raises sheep and goats. This second business provides a supplemental income which Kibnesh needs to support her family. Kibnesh has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and selected seeds. This will help Kibnesh grow and sell more crops which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Van
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Van is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Ma Del Carmen
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Ma Del Carmen is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $450 to buy more candy and sweets to sell.
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    For the last 4 years Maria del Carmen has operated her small business in the Najhe region in Mexico. She sells candy to customers in her community. Maria del Carmen also has a second business where she sells bedding. This second business provides a supplemental income which Maria del Carmen needs to support her family. Maria del Carmen has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy more candy and sweets to sell. This would help to increase her overall income and support her family. She cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Senghorn
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Senghorn is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $400 to buy fertilizer and selected seeds.
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    For the last 6 years Senghorn has operated her small business in the Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. She grows rice and seasonal vegetables to sell to customers in her community. She also has 1 employee to help her run her farm. Senghorn also has a second business where she sells snacks. This second business provides a supplemental income which Senghorn needs to support her family. Senghorn has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer for an optimal harvest.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Berhanu
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Berhanu is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $450 to purchase a coffee machine.
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    For the last 6 years Berhanu has operated his small business in the Shenkolla region in Ethiopia. He sells food, coffee, and tea to customers in his community. Berhanu has asked for a loan from World Vision to purchase a coffee machine to expand his business. This loan will help Berhanu to maximize his sales and increase his overall income. With his new income, Berhanu will buy food for his family, make badly needed repairs on his home so his family has a comfortable place to live, and he will continue to invest in his business to keep it growing and thriving.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Leang
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Leang is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $400 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    Leang is 40 years old and runs a small business growing rice. She lives in World Vision's Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. Leang has grown rice in this area for more than 5 years. Leang also has a second business where she grows piglet. This second business provides a supplemental income which Leang needs to support her family. Leang has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and pesticide. This will help Leang grow and sell more rice which will increase her overall income. She cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Kiborus
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Kiborus is from Kenya. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $600 to add additional inventory.
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    For the last 3 years Kiborus has operated his small business in the Kabarnet region in Kenya. He sells miscellaneous items such as sugar, washing detergents, and tea leaves, among other items to customers in his community. Kiborus has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to add additional inventory to his store which will increase profits to support his family. Kiborus is 26 years old and the father of 1 child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Kenneth
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Kenneth is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $500 to increase his inventory.
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    For the last 6 years Kenneth has operated his small business in the Winam Urban region in Kenya. He sells second-hand clothes to customers in his community. Kenneth has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to increase his inventory to inmprove his income so he can better support his family. Kenneth cares for 3 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Ayame
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ayame is from Ethiopia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase fertilizer.
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    Ayame is 35 years old and runs a small business growing crops. She lives in World Vision's Omosheleko region in Ethiopia. Ayame has operated a small farm in this area for more than 5 years. Ayame and her husband have 2 children. Ayame has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer for her fields. This will help Ayame maximize her harvest and produce a better yield of crops, which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Marcela
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marcela is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $300 to buy fertilizers and farming materials.
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    For the last 2 years Marcela has operated her small business in the Omega region in Philippines. She runs a farming business for customers in her community. Marcela has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizers and other farm inputs. This business helps to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300

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