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Lending History

  • Esperanza Basilides
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Esperanza Basilides is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $250 to buy pants, shirts, blouses, underwear, dresses, shorts, socks and skirts. .
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    Esperanza is a 64 year old hard working woman that has helped her husband support the family since they were first married. They both work to cover the house expenses. Esperanza sells women's and men's clothes door to door to her neighbors and friends. Sometimes she even goes to other nearby communities. She has many years of experience doing this and many regular customers who buy all their clothes from her. She needs this loan to buy pants, shirts, blouses, underwear, dresses, shorts, socks and skirts. She hopes that with this investment, her business can succeed even more. Her dream is to provide the best possible education to her grandson. Esperanza only studied up to 2nd grade of elementary school. Her husband Socimo works as a field hand. They have 11 children who are all married and one grandson who they help support. Esperanza and her family live on a small ranch called Las Flores located on a sugarcane area just a few minutes away from one of the most important precincts on the state of Oaxaca.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Paz Cleofe
    They gave
    $200
    This loan is fully funded
    Paz Cleofe is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $200 to purchase more clothing to sell.
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    Paz Cleofe Morada owns a Sari-sari Store in Leyte, Philippines. She has two children whom she supports with her business, Leopard (19) and Clez Jane (15). Paz has requested a loan from World Vision in order to expand her business. She would like to start selling clothing, as she would like to be able to afford her children's college education. Any extra income that she earns will be used for her children's education, her family's daily consumption, and to reinvest in her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Maricel
    They gave
    $150
    This loan is fully funded
    Maricel is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $150 to buy fertilizer for her banana and vegetable farm.
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    Maricel Penana farms vegetables and bananas in Hilongos, Leyte province. A loan from World Vision will allow her to buy fertilizer for her farm. She hopes to someday expand her business options. Maricel will use her increased income to support her children, ages 2, 6, and 8. She plans to buy better food for her family, pay for her children’s school fees, and reinvest in her farm.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Brijida
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Brijida is from Mexico. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $175 to buy sodas.
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    Brijida is a 57 year old woman with only an elementary school education. She is married to Maximiliano, who works in the field. They have 5 children who are all already married. They live in Aserradero, just a few minutes away from the Margarita sugar mill, in the state of Oaxaca. Brijida started selling sodas about a year ago as a way to supplement her husband's income. She sells the sodas at her house. She keeps them in her refrigerator and waits for customers to come and buy them. She thanks God that she now has many regular customers who come to her and buy sodas. With this loan, Brijida will buy sodas and also juices to sell. She wants to earn enough money to improve their quality of life and still be able to invest in her business. Brijida hopes that this investment will help her business succeed. She is very grateful to everybody who is partnering with World Vision to provide her with this loan. She thanks them for trusting her and helping her.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Channaku
    They gave
    $150
    This loan is fully funded
    Channaku is from Ethiopia. He has 7 children. He needs a loan of $150 to buy food and medicine for cattle.
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    Channaku is a farmer who is also entering the cattle fattening industry, since he cannot earn enough from his crops to provide for his large family. A loan from World Vision will help Channaku start his cattle raising business by allowing him to purchase food and medicine for the cattle. Channaku's cattle raising business will be a dependable source of income that will help him provide for his seven children. He plans to sell his cattle as meat at the local market, especially during the busy seasons before holidays like Christmas and Easter.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Ayelech
    They gave
    $175
    This loan is fully funded
    Ayelech is from Ethiopia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $175 to buy a better dairy cow .
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    Ayelech Haile and her husband farm for a living. She also sells dairy products in her community. She would like to increase her dairy production but does not have enough money to buy a better dairy cow. With a loan from World Vision, Ayelech can buy a better dairy cow and increase the volume of dairy products she sells. The additional income she can earn will enable her to pay school costs for her six children. The local community will benefit from having more dairy products available to purchase.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Lucy
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Lucy is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $475 to buy cooking equipment for hotel.
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    Lucy Atieno lives in Nairobi, Kenya. She operates a hotel in the city to support her family. Lucy dreams of owning a five star hotel one day. Because she has little capital to invest in expanding her business, Lucy is requesting a loan in order to purchase utensils and cooking gear for her hotel. With a loan from World Vision, Lucy will be enabled to earn income and improve the quality of living for her three children. In addition, she will be able to provide for her family’s basic educational and nutritional needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Moses
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Moses is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $375 to increase the inventory in his store.
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    Moses owns a store in the Katito township. He is the sole provider for his family and is responsible for meeting their basic needs of food and clothing as well as paying school fees for his children. With a micro loan from World Vision Moses will purchase goods to sell in his store which will not only boost his profits but will also meet the needs of his community. Moses business is an asset to his community and to his personal livelihood. With this loan he will be able to insure that his store is well stocked and that he is able to provide for the needs and demands.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Kadija
    They gave
    $150
    This loan is fully funded
    Kadija is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $275 to purchase animal medicine and feed, and more sheep.
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    Kadija operates a small sheep raising business. This business has the potential to be profitable and sustainable if she can expand her operation, however she lacks the capital to invest. Her goal is to improve her business so she can make a better life for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Kadija will purchase more sheep, and the feed and medicine she needs to keep them healthy. With the additional income she will earn from this improvement, she will be able to support her family completely, providing them with more nutritious food, better clothing, and other daily necessities. Her three children will be able to attend school consistently. In the future, Kadija plans to continue to invest in her business and to build her sheep an enclosure to keep them safer.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $275
  • Wegare
    They gave
    $175
    This loan is fully funded
    Wegare is from Ethiopia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $175 to buy an ox.
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    Wegare knows that agriculture is a good business to make a profit. She is able to feed her family from the crops she grows. She believes that if she works hard, she will be successful in generating even more income. “It is not easy to manage my family unless I work hard and get income. I am eager to strengthen my business but I cannot do this due to her limited financial resource. I need financial support to run my business,” she said. This is why she has applied for a loan. She plans to buy an ox. With the agricultural activities she has already embarked on, Wegare is able to manage her life. “The increased income enables me to provide my family with things they need,” she said. Wegare is a mother with six children Wegare has a dream of expanding her business even more. She also dreams of having her own house in the town. In the long term, she plans to have her own a grain store in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Estrella
    They gave
    $125
    This loan is fully funded
    Estrella is from Philippines. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase more fertilizer and food stock.
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    Estrella Cabrera is a 35 year old mother of four children: Kyle Ronz- 11, Karl Rhon-10, Kenneth-8 and Kheann-5. She lives with her family in Hilongos, Leyte in the Philippines. Here she owns and operates a vegetable farm and sells home cooked meals to help provide for her family. At this time, Estrella lacks the funds she needs to maintain her farm and her home cooked meals business. With a loan from World Vision, Estrella will be able to purchase more fertilizer for her vegetable farm and food for her business making and selling home cooked meals. She'll be able to grow both of her businesses, which will allow her to increase her income. With the additional income, Estrella will be able to provide for all of her family's daily needs, pay for her children's education, create a savings and reinvest in her businesses.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Mengistu
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Mengistu is from Ethiopia. He has 6 children. He needs a loan of $175 to buy fertilizer.
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    Mengistu has a small farm and is a hardworking person. He is committed to improving his life and the lives of his family. He wants to work his farm effectively and to maximize his harvest. He is requesting a loan to buy fertilizer and selected seeds that will enable him to bring in a good yield. Mengistu is striving to improve his life by working hard to earn more income. With the additional income that he generates, he will be able to pay all necessary expenses for his children to attend school and to provide for their needs. In the future, Mengistu hopes to begin fattening cattle on his farm. As his business gets better and better, he will be able to serve more customers and to create job opportunities for others in the community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Guadalupe
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Guadalupe is from Mexico. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase more variety of vegetables and fruits .
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    Guadalupe lives in Las Maravillas and is married to Manuel. They have five children who are all minors: Pascuala, Orbelin, Maria Guadalupe, Aurelio and Patricia. Guadalupe sells fruits and vegetables to earn extra income. One of the challenges of her business is that she has to make long journeys to get products when she runs out of them. Guadalupe is requesting a World Vision microloan to buy a greater variety of produce in bulk, so she will not run out of stock as frequently. Guadalupe sincerely wants to be able to continue working to earn her income and help her large family. Buying in larger quantities will be cheaper and render more profits. For people in Guadalupe's community access to fruits and vegetables is a great benefit. She will continue to invest in her produce business to ensure the community continues to get these basic food supplies to improve her own living conditions and ensure the children remain in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Heang
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Heang is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase fertilizer and hire labor.
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    Heang operates three businesses on her farm to provide for her family. She grows both cashew nuts and rice, and she also raises pigs to sell. Her farm is only marginally sustainable, and she lacks investment capital to expand and improve her businesses. Her immediate concern is to improve her cultivation of cashew nuts so she can earn a better income for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Heang plans to purchase fertilizer and hire labor for her farm. With the additional income she will earn from these improvements, she will be able to provide the daily necessities for her child and others in her family. In the future, she plans to continue to invest in her farm, and to increase her cultivation of rice.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Sderng
    They gave
    $150
    This loan is fully funded
    Sderng is from Cambodia. She has 8 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy seed, fertilizer, pesticide and farming tools.
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    Sderng grows rice and other seasonal crops in Cambodia. However, she does not have enough money to buy seed and fertilizer. Even though she sometimes works as a laborer she still cannot earn enough money to feed her family properly. A loan from World Vision will let her buy farming materials and improve her yield. She would like to send her children to school and eventually expand her farmland and start a new business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Atinafu
    They gave
    $125
    This loan is fully funded
    Atinafu is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $175 to buy more honey to sell.
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    Atinafu sells honey in Tomegerera , Ethiopia. He is happy with his business, but financial constraints have been an obstacle for him. A loan from World Vision will help him achieve his goal of expanding his business by allowing him to buy more honey to sell. He hopes to attract more customers and expand his business. He dreams of running a modern beekeeping business as well. Atinafu will use his increased income to improve his family’s daily standard of living.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175

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