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Mitchell

Lending History

  • Angel
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Angel is from Mexico. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $325 to purchase a tile cutter and other tools.
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    Angel makes a living by building tile floors in his own community and in Mexico City. He has been involved in this business for twenty years, and his wife Griselda supplements the family income by making and selling handicrafts. He faces the challenge of having to rent tools for some jobs, because the tools he owns are inadequate. He wants to make his business more profitable so he can support his wife’s business too and make a better life for his family. With a loan from World Vision, Angel will be able to purchase a tile cutter and other tools. The additional income he will earn from this improvement will help him to provide nutritious food and other basic necessities for his three children: Eleazar (12), Rodrigo (8), and Uriel (6). In the future, he plans to continue to invest in his business, and to purchase the supplies necessary for his wife to expand and improve her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $325
  • Ma. Wilma
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ma. Wilma is from Philippines. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase piglets and animal feed to improve her business.
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    Mother of five, her youngest six months, for Ma. Wilma raising hogs is one of the best businesses she can do to provide for them because it enables her to care for children at home. She'd like to grow her business by purchasing additional piglets and quality animal feed, but due to a lack of money she has not been able make those purchases. A loan from World Vision will enable Ma Wilma to purchase piglets and animal feed, enabling her to sell fatter, healthier pigs that generate higher prices at the market. Her new income will enable her to continue caring for her children at home, allow her to better provide for them, and ensure that they receive an education. Additionally, she will be able to reinvest in her farm, creating a sustainable source of income to continue providing for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Rachma
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Rachma is from Indonesia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $125 to purchase vegetables and fruits for her food stand.
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    Rachma runs a stand selling fresh vegetables and seasonal fruits to support her family, which includes two school-age children. The vegetables and fruits decompose easily during the rainy season, so she needs to sell them quickly. A loan from World Vision will help her increase her capital to purchase more vegetables and fruits and generate more income for her family. She plans to sell from her own stand instead of renting, which will bring an additional job to her community. The income from Rachma’s business allows her to keep her children in school and to provide better food for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $125
  • Gideon
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Gideon is from Kenya. He has 5 children. He needs a loan of $625 to purchase stock and supplies for shop.
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    Gideon Kibos is a father of five, who lives with his family in Kabarnet, a rural part of Kenya. Gideon runs a retail shop in his local community. With the profit from the shop he is able to earn a living for his family. With a loan from World Vision, Gideon will be able to purchase more stock and supplies for his retail shop. He will also be able to expand his businnes and increase his income. With the additional income, Gideon will be able to provide better living conditions for his family, provide for their daily needs, pay for his childrens education and reinvest in his retail business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $625
  • Dennis
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Dennis is from Philippines. He needs a loan of $300 to purchase a motorcycle.
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    Dennis is a thirty five year old resident of the Leyte province of the Philippines, and he earns a living with his transportation business. He transports customers on his motorcycle. He needs to expand his business in order to improve living conditions for his family. However, he lacks the capital he needs to invest in the business in order to increase his income. Dennis is requesting a loan from World Vision so he can make a down payment on a second motorcycle. With the additional income he will earn as a result of this improvement, he will be able to provide the daily necessities for his family. In the future, Dennis plans to continue to invest in his business and create a savings for his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Joseph Nzau
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Joseph Nzau is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $375 to purchase more stock for his general store.
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    Joseph Nzau Wambua is a father of two children, who lives with his family in Soweto, a rural part of Kenya. Joseph works hard at maintaining and managing his general store in his local community, to help earn a living for his family. With a loan from World Vision, Joseph will be able to purchase more stock for his store, expand his buisness into a supermarket, create job opportunities for others within his community and generate more income. With the additional income, Joseph will be able to provide for all of his family's daily needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Nur
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Nur is from Indonesia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $150 to purchase paper and chemicals.
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    Nur is married to a kindergarten teacher and they live in Surabaya city with their two children. To earn a living, he produces and sells polishing paper, which is used to clean ceramics. One of his challenges has been a limited access to bigger material stores to market his products. Nur would like to increase his productivity and expand his business but he lacks the financial capacity. A loan from World Vision will enable Nur to purchase more paper and chemicals to make polishing paper. By selling the paper he will be able to generate more income to meet his family's basic needs and to keep his children in school. In the future, he hopes that as the business grows he will have access to more material stores to market his products.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Eusevio Samuel
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Eusevio Samuel is from Mexico. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $550 to buy shoes, bags, backpacks and other merchandise .
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    Don Eusevio Samuel lives in Bochil, along with his wife Alma Ludi and their 3 daughters: Zuni Andrei, Diana Pailit and Sofia Elena. He has been providing for his family by running a small store for ten years now. For people living in his town, his store enables them to buy items they need locally. His challenge is that he faces losing customers when he does not have what they need. Eusevio Samuel wants to use the loan to buy more merchandise for his store. With the loan from World Vision, Eusevio Samuel will be able to buy more of the products his customers like to have in stock and that way he will continue providing good customer service. With the additional income he earns, Eusevio Samuel will be able to provide his family with the basic things they need.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Istiyowati
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Istiyowati is from Indonesia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $450 to buy new equipment.
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    Istiyowati, the mother of one, is a tailor in Surabaya. Because some of her equipment is in need of repair, she has received some customer complaints. A World Vision microloan will allow Istiyowati to buy new equipment for her tailor shop. She wants to get better revenues and grow her business. With the additional income, she will be able able to give her family better living and dietary conditions. She can use a portion of her savings to keep reinvesting in her tailoring business so it remains viable with good customer satisfaction.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Ashebir
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Ashebir is from Ethiopia. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $175 to buy an ox.
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    Ashebir is a hardworking farmer in Ethiopia. He is committed man to improve his life and he has a small farm which he would like to invest in. "If I get a loan, I will buy an ox to start farming as early as possible. This enables me to harvest good yield," he says. Thus Ashebir has requested a small loan from World Vision in order to purchase an ox to cultivate his plot of land. Ashebir is striving to improve his life. "I have to work hard and get more income. I am happy with my business. By generating additional income, I want to send my children to school, covering all expenses," he said. Ashebir wants to boost his business so that he can provide his family with things they need. In the future, Ashebir dreams of participating in other business activities like cattle fattening. When his business becomes large enough, he hopes to create job opportunities for his friends.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Aminat
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Aminat is from Ethiopia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $575 to purchase a variety of items to sell.
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    A mother of two children, Aminat has good approach in dealing with her customers to enhance her income. “My business is in a good progress this time. My customers like to buy the goods I supply to them. I believe I can be successful in my business if I keep on doing it,” she said. She sells a variety of items to friends and neighbors. “If I get a loan, I know I succeed to generate income because the nature [of] my business needs money to run it effectively. I have shortage of money this time. I wish I could get a loan,” she said. “For a person who works hard, getting a loan is very great. That is why I wanted a loan to run my business effectively. I know that when my business grows, my income also increases and I can improve my lifestyle. The increased income from selling my product will go towards giving my children a more nutritious diet, keeping them in school and paying for medication,” she said. Aminat wants to expand her business. In the long term, she wants to add one more shop to enhance her daily income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $575
  • Getahun
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Getahun is from Ethiopia. He has 8 children. He needs a loan of $300 to buy an ox to plow his field .
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    Getahun and his eight children live on a small farm in Ethiopia. Getahun grew up on a farm and learned to how to farm from his parents. Getahun is a hardworking father and wants to provide a better life for his childre. He needs a loan to purchase an ox to plow his field. Moreover, Getahun explains, “My business is in a good position. But, I have faced financial shortages and I need support to strengthen my farm. When my business grows, my income also increases, and I can improve the lives of my children." The loan from World Vision will enable Getahun to expand his farm. His farm will become a source of income he and his family can depend on. Getahun says, "The increased income will allow me to provide my children with things they need.” In the future, Getahun would like to raise cows as a secondary way to provide for his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Sophalla
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sophalla is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $250 to buy rice seeds and fertilizer.
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    Sophalla is a young mother of a child. They live in the Preah Vihear Province, Cambodia. It is her hope to create a better life for her child. Although she works hard, Sophalla's farm is failing to support them because she lacks money to have it irrigated and to buy high-quality rice seeds and fertilizer. So everyday is a struggle for her to meet their most basic needs. A loan from World Vision will dramatically change Sophalla's situation. Irrigation will make Sophalla's farm thrive and become a source of income she can depend on to provide for family, In the future, as her income grows, she would like to buy livestock to raise to supplement her income as well.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Victorino
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Victorino is from Philippines. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $375 to purchase fuel and cover maintenance costs of his motorcycle.
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    Victorino is a 59 year old who runs a tricycle taxi business in order to support his family. For more than twelve years now this has been the family's main source of income. Victorino is a hardworking man and he is doing his best to earn a living to support his family. However, with his motorcycle in need of repair, he has had to rely on farming on the family plot of land to meet all of their needs. With a loan from World Vision, Victorina will be able to repair his motorcycle so that it can go back to working order, as well as purchase fuel to get his transportation business back up and running. Victorino dreams of further making his business grow so that it can generate a greater revenue for his family. With his additional income, Victorino will be able to reinvest in his business and make his dream a reality. With this opportunity Victorino will be able to realize his dreams of improving his family's livelihood by providing his family with their daily needs and covering all of their expenses. He has two grown daughters who also look to him as the head of the household. Any additional income Victoriino makes will go towards saving for the family's future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Efren
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Efren is from Philippines. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $225 for the maintenance and fuel for the tricycle.
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    Efren (50) is married with two children. They live in Cavite, Philippines. Three years ago, Efren started a trycycle taxi service. Efren works hard to earn a living so that he will be able to meet the needs of the family, especially for the education of his children. However, Efren lacks the funds or capital for his business. Efren is requesting a loan to buy fuel for the motorcycle and for its maintenance. With a loan from World Vision, Efren is optimistic that his business will grow and become more sustainable. Efren dreamed big for his business and for his family. He wants his business to grow so that he will be able to send his children to school so they will have better opportunities. Any additional revenue generated from his business will be used to meet his family's daily needs, and to invest in his business and savings for future use.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $225
  • Luis
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Luis is from Mexico. He has 4 children. He needs a loan of $400 to buy sheep, pasture and maize.
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    Luis, 35, sells sheep in Santa Ana Nichi, Mexico. He is proud of his flock of 11 sheep and wants to invest in his business. A loan from World Vision will help him buy enough pasture to support a larger flock. Because it is difficult to get enough feed for his animals, he also plans to buy maize. As a child, Luis used to watch his father taking care of his own sheep, which made him want to use his knowledge of sheep to start a business. His goal is to enlarge his flock and increase his earnings. Luis has been married 14 years to his wife, Josefina. They have four children, and two are in school. He plans to use his increased income to pay his family’s bills and help his children continue their studies. Though his children are still young and will not enter college for a long time, Luis wants to ensure a good future for them.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Chean
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chean is from Cambodia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    Chean’s business is to grow rice and seasonal vegetables. Right now, she is facing financial challenges, especially a lack of money to buy farming materials. She is now in need of fertilizer and pesticide for her rice farm. The loan will help Chean have more access to farming materials. With the additional materials, she will be able to expand her farming business and produce better yields. She also plans to enlarge her farmland. Moreover, the additional income will help her to have enough food to eat and to send her children to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Boja
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Boja is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $200 to buy an ox for farming.
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    Boja is a hardworking farmer. He only has a small farm where he manages to gain a good yield. He wants to work his land more effectively by buying an ox and fertilizer. This will enable him to start planting as early as possible. Boja is striving to improve his life, but he needs financial support to achieve his target. Boja knows that he has to work hard to get more income. He is happy with his business. His goal is to send his children to school, covering all expenses. Boja wants to grow his business so that he can provide the community with various kinds of grains. In the long term, he dreams to participate in cattle fattening. As his business improves, he will have a larger number of customers and he will get more income. Eventually, he can create job opportunities for his friends on his farm.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Emilio
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Emilio is from Bolivia. He needs a loan of $450 to start a new business.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Elma
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Elma is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $100 to buy fertilizers and pesticides.
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    Elma is 41 years old and the mother of two children, both of whom are currently studying in school. She also cares for one additional dependent in her home. For the last six years Elma has operated her small livestock business in the Northwest Leyte region in Philippines. She raises cows to sell to customers in her community. Elma also has a second farming business growing sweet potatoes, tomatoes and eggplants. This second business provides a supplemental income which Elma needs to support her family. Elma has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizers and pesticides. With an increase in income, she plans to pay for transportation, do home repairs, and purchase food for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Marisol
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marisol is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $100 to buy more eggs to sell.
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    Marisol is 36 years old and the mother of two children, both of whom are currently studying in school. She is from San Jose, Ormoc City. For the last three years Marisol has operated her small business in the Northwest Leyte region in the Philippines. She sells eggs to customers in her community. Marisol has asked for a loan from World Vision to buy more eggs and expand her business. She would use the increased income to pay for school fees and purchase food for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Mylene
    They gave
    $25
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    Mylene is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $100 to buy more chicken and pork barbecue to sell.
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    Mylene is 37 years old and runs a small business selling chicken and pork barbecue. She lives in the Northwest Leyte region of the Philippines. Mylene has sold chicken and pork barbecue in this area for over a year. Mylene has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy more chicken and pork barbecue to sell to her loyal and hungry customers.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Maribel
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maribel is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $600 to buy cloth, needles, yarn and thread.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Faustina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Faustina is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $300 to buy materials for dressmaking like cloth, thread, sewing needles and sewing pins.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Maria
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $150 to buy yarn, thread and cloth to create more handcrafts.
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    Maria is 71 years old and runs a small business making handcrafts. She lives in World Vision's Najhe region in Mexico. Maria has made handcrafts in this area for more than 5 years. Maria has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy yarn, thread and cloth to create more handcrafts. This will help Maria make and sell more handcrafts which will increase her overall income. Maria is an elderly person, but this is not something that keeps her away from working and creating more beautiful wool pieces. Besides, she is showing her grand-daughters this beautiful activity. For Maria and her husband find in this art, the way to increase the family income. “My husband also helps me creating the crafts that we sell in every marketplace. It is quite difficult for us to get a job and if we got to get one, it would only be temporary.”.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Amancio
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Amancio is from Philippines. He needs a loan of $350 to buy feed for the pigs.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Zenovia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Zenovia is from Bolivia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $400 to purchase more vegetables for sale.
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    For the last 3 years Zenovia has operated her small business in the Qaqachaca region of Bolivia. She sells vegetables to the customers within her own community. Zenovia also has a second business where she raises Produccción de papa. This second business provides a supplemental income which Zenovia needs to support her family. Zenovia has asked for a loan from World Vision Buy vegetables for sale and expand her business to expand the current business and buy supplies in bulk. Zenovia is 23 years old and the mother of 2 children. Two of them are currently studying in school. Zenovia is very reponsible with her business and thanks to this reason, she is able to build her house.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Maurine Jepkemoi
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maurine Jepkemoi is from Kenya. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase stock of beauty creams, soaps and jewelry.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Arsenia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Arsenia is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $600 to buy more stocks of canned goods, shampoo, bath soap, cooking oil and sugar.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Cosmas
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Cosmas is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $400 to buy more baking flour and vegetables.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Flos De Maria
    They gave
    $50
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    Flos De Maria is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $500 to buy cloth, special thread, different color sequin ribbons, paint, brushes, hooks, etc.
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    Flos De Maria is 38 years old and runs a small business making embroidered handcrafts. She lives in World Vision's Crescencio Morales region in Mexico. Flos De Maria has made embroidered handcrafts in this area for more than 5 years. Flos De Maria has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy cloth, special thread, different color sequin ribbons, paint, brushes, hooks, etc. This will help Flos De Maria make and sell more embroidered handcrafts which will increase her overall income. Flos De Maria and her husband have 3 children, of whom 3 are currently studying in school. Flor has been creating handcrafts for 8 years. She makes painted and embroidered napkins, decorative accessories, table cloths, bathroom sets, purses, bags, woven bags, etc. She learnt to make all these pieces because she took a course that the government arranged for people in her municipality. But her education and update in the subject did not finish with the course, she buys specialized magazines and she also makes her experiments, she uses all her imagination in her work. She offers all the pieces to friends and acquaintances and sells in the Thursday marketplace of her community where she sets a table and starts selling. Flor buys all the material in haberdasheries and stores where she finds the best prices. She wants to thank VisionFund for the opportunity of getting a loan to increase her material and her sales. .
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Beatrice
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Beatrice is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $100 to boost the business.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Cristina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Cristina is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy materials in making furniture like hardwood.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Titus
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Titus is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $350 to purchase livestock for slaughter and sell the meat to his customers.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Emmy
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Emmy is from Kenya. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $250 add business stock.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Mark John
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mark John is from Philippines. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $150 to buy fertilizer and feed.
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    For the last 3 years Mark John has operated his small business in the Mountain View region in Philippines. He grows corn to sell to customers in his community. Mark John also has a second business where he grows hogs. This second business provides a supplemental income which Mark John needs to support his family. Mark John has asked for a loan to expand his business. He would like to buy fertilizer and feed. This small investment will help him grow more corn and raise more hogs, which will increase his overall income. With the additional income, Mark John hopes to purchase food for the family and expand the current business. Mark John is 27 years old and the father of 1 child. He hopes that he will own a Sari-sari (variety) store someday.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Parmeris
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Parmeris is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $600 to purchase farm fertilizers and pay for labour.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Robot
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Robot is from Ethiopia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase fertilizer and selected seeds .
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    Robot has operated her small business in the Quacha Birra region in Ethiopia for the past six years. She grows cash crops to sell to customers in her community. Robot also has a second business where she grows fruits. This second business provides a supplemental income which Robot needs to support her family. Robot has asked World Vision for a loan to improve her farm. She would like to purchase fertilizer and selected seeds which will maximize her harvest. This will help Robot grow and sell more fruits and vegetables which will increase her sales and overall income. Robot will use her new income to buy food for her family, pay for school fees, plus she will have extra to make much-needed repairs to her home. Robot is 36 years old and the mother of two children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Ayele
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Ayele is from Ethiopia. He has 5 children. He needs a loan of $300 to buy an ox for farming .
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    Ayele and his family live on a farm in Ethiopia. He is a hardworking father and wants to provide his family with a better life. Although Ayele is striving to improve their lives, he has not had the money to provide for his children and to buy an an ox which would improve his farm. Ayele explains, “If I get a loan, I will buy an ox to start farming as early as possible. Doing so can help me plant more land." Thankfully, the loan from World Vision will change Ayele's situation. His farm will become a source of income his family can depend on. Ayele says the increase in income, "Will allow me to send my children to school, covering all expenses.”
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Kasa
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Kasa is from Ethiopia. He has 5 children. He needs a loan of $300 to buy an ox for farming.
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    Kasa draws upon his rich experience in the field of agriculture to operate his small farm. He and his family work together in the fields. He sells various types of grains at the local market and this income provides for him and his family. He enjoys being a farmer and is proud that he is able to provide for his family. Kasa is not a careless man. He is ambitious to expand his business so that he can maximize his income. He sees that demand is increasing for his crops. In order to make the desired business improvements and to meet customer demand, he will need a loan. As his business grows, his income and quality of life will increase. His goal is to provide his children with a healthier diet. Eventually, he would like to open a general store in his community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Mintamir
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mintamir is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $575 to buy items for her shop.
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    Mintamir owns a small shop with a growing number of customers. She is able to take care of her family with the income she earns from her shop. She believes that a World Vision loan would help to make her shop more sustainable for her family. Mintamir can keep her shelves well-stocked to better meet her customers' needs. She believes that she will be successful if she works hard. “I faced financial constraint. I want financial support to strengthen my business. To overcome this problem, I want go to Wisdom MFI to receive a loan,” she said. As Mintamir’s business grows, her income also increases and she can improve her lifestyle. The increased income will go towards giving her family a healthy diet. She would like to reinvest in her shop and possibly add another one in the area.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $575
  • Bultum
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Bultum is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $100 to buy fertilizer.
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    Bultum lives in World Vision's Wonchi region in Ethiopia. He is 55 years old and has been running small business of growing crops such as teff, maiz, wheat etc. in this area for more than five years. Bultum has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy fertilizer. This will help Bultum grow and sell more crops and will increase his overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Soeun
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Soeun is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Uy
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Uy is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Miheretu
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Miheretu is from Ethiopia. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $400 to purchase spare parts.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Reuben
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Reuben is from Kenya. He has 9 children. He needs a loan of $275 to expand his mining business.
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    A father of nine, Reuben makes a living working in the mining business. He lacks the funds to maximize his business and to run it efficiently. A World Vision loan will enable Reuben to expand the mining area which would generate more profits for his business. With the income he earns he will be able to provide his family with their basic needs and improve their living conditions.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $275
  • Meun
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Meun is from Cambodia. He needs a loan of $400 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Shemeles
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Shemeles is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $300 to buy an ox for fattening.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Jifare
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Jifare is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase cattle.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Chanry
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chanry is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Sov
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sov is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and rice seeds.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Hana
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Hana is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $400 to purchase cattle to raise and sell.
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    Hana and her husband have 3 children, 2 of whom are currently studying in school. Hana is 40 years old and runs a small business raising cattle. She lives in World Vision's Chencha region in Ethiopia. Hana has raised cattle in this area for more than 5 years. Hana has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase more cattle. This will allow Hana to raise and sell more cattle, which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Abeba
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Abeba is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase necessary equipment for business.
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    For the last 6 years Abeba has operated her small business in the Kemisse region in Ethiopia. She sells food, coffee, and tea to customers in her community. Abeba also has a second business where she sells grains. This second business provides a supplemental income which Abeba needs to support her family. Abeba has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase equipment necessary for her jobs. This will help her be more productive and earn more money to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Bahare
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Bahare is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase cattle.
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    For the last 6 years Bahare has operated her small business in the (Hidabu) Abote region in Ethiopia. She raises cattle to sell to customers in her community. Bahare also has a second business where she sells grains. This second business provides a supplemental income, which Bahare needs. Bahare has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase more cattle. This will help her increase her income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Pheap
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Pheap is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer, pesticide, and rice seed.
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    Pheap is 49 years old and runs a small business growing rice. She lives in World Vision's Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. Pheap has grown rice in this area for more than 5 years. Pheap has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer, pesticide, and rice seed. This will help Pheap grow and sell more rice, which will increase her overall income. Pheap and her husband have 1 child, who is currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Luisa
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Luisa is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase flour and sugar.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Sarem
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Sarem is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $300 to repair her old house.
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    Sarem is 53 years old and runs a small business growing mango. She lives in World Vision's Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. Sarem has grown mango in this area for more than five years. Sarem also has a second business raising cows. This second business provides a supplemental income that Sarem needs to support her family. Sarem and her husband have three children, of whom one is currently studying in school. She also cares for three additional dependents in her home. Sarem has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to repair her old house. This will help Sarem grow and sell more mango, which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Aregay
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Aregay is from Ethiopia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $200 to buy an ox.
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    Aregay is 36 years old and runs a small business growing crops. She lives in World Vision's Durame region in Ethiopia. Aregay has grown crops in this area for more than 5 years. Aregay has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy an ox. This will help Aregay grow and sell more crops, which will increase her overall income. Aregay and her husband have 4 children, 3 of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Aberash
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Aberash is from Ethiopia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase an ox.
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    For the last 6 years Aberash has operated her small business in the Durame region in Ethiopia. She grows crops to sell to customers in her community. Aberash also has a second business where she raises cattle. This second business provides a supplemental income which Aberash needs to support her family. Aberash has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase an ox. This would help to increase her overall profits and support her family. Aberash is 38 years old and the mother of 2 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Martha
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Martha is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy chicks.
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    For the last 6 years Martha has operated her small business in the Najhe region in Mexico. She raises chickens to sell to customers in her community. Martha has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy more chicks. Martha shared that her greatest dream is to help her children to attend university and finish a major. That way they may have a brighter future and also because it was an opportunity she was not able to receive. Martha is 27 years old and the mother of 2 children, who are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Porfiria
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Porfiria is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $200 to buy three lambs.
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    Porfiria runs a small business raising sheep. She is 50 years old and lives in World Vision's Najhe region in Mexico. Porfiria has raised sheep in this area for more than 5 years. Porfiria has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy three lambs. The loan will help Porfiria raise and sell more sheep which will increase her overall income. Porfiria works really hard and is focused on her children's education. Porfiria and her husband have 2 children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Magdalena
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Magdalena is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $150 to buy seedlings.
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    For the last 5 years Magdalena has operated her small business in the Golden Valley region in Philippines. She grows vegetables like taro, string beans, sweet potato, water spinach and okra to sell to customers in her community. Magdalena has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy seedlings. This will help her grow more crops faster. The increased income will help to support her family. She lives in Puerto Princesa, Palawan.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Teresa
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Teresa is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $550 to buy more chicks, poultry feed and fencing.
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    For the last 4 years, Teresa has operated her small business in the San Jose region in Mexico. She raises chickens to sell to the customers in her community. Teresa has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy more chicks, food for them and mesh to build a corral to keep the little animals in the adequate space and thus, support her family. Teresa is 20 years old and the mother of a child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Margarita
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Margarita is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $250 to buy clothing for sale.
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    Margarita is 39 years old and runs a small business selling clothes and accessories. She lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Margarita has sold clothes and accessories in this area for less than a year. Margarita has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy blouses, shirts, dresses, t-shirts, stockings and all types of hair accessories. Margarita and her husband have 1 child. Margarita used to sell clothing a few years ago, she stopped her activity because she did not have the resources to buy more products. Now, she is eager to start once again, that is why she decided to request the loan.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Corazon
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Corazon is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $100 to buy containers and coloring for coconut vinegar.
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    For the last 6 years Corazon has operated her small business in the Omega region in Philippines. She grows coconut and produces coconut vinegar to sell to customers in her community. Corazon's husband also helps in the business by being the one to climb the coconut trees to harvest them. Corazon has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy containers and coloring agents for making and bottling coconut vinegar. This will allow her to make and sell more coconut vinegar in order to support her family. She cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Juan
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Juan is from Mexico. He needs a loan of $150 to buy calves to raise and sell.
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    For the last 6 years Juan has operated his small business in the Najhe region in Mexico. He raises bulls to sell to customers in his community. Juan has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy more calves to raise to adulthood and sell, in order to better support his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Ny
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Ny is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and rice seed.
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    Ny, who is 19 years old, lives in the Leuk Daek region of Cambodia. She cares for 2 additional dependents in her home. For the past five years, Ny has run a small local rice farm. Ny works very hard. For additional income, she runs a small grocery store. She relies on the supplemental income to provide for her family. Ny has applied for a World Vision business loan so that she can expand her rice farm. Ny would use the loan proceeds to buy fertilizer and rice seed. Because the fertilizer and additional rice seed would increase the crop yield, Ny would be able to sell more rice. Ny could use the additional income to help support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Nga
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Nga is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy piglets and pig feed.
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    Nga is 27 years old and runs a small business raising and selling pigs. She lives in World Vision's Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. Nga has raised and sold pigs in this area for more than 5 years. Nga has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy piglets and pig feed. This will help Nga raise and sell more pigs, which will increase her overall income. She cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Iris Patricia
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Iris Patricia is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $550 to buy different types of shoes and porcelain figurines.
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    Iris Patricia is 30 years old and runs a small business selling venta de calzado . She lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Iris Patricia has sold venta de calzado in this area for less than 1 year. Iris Patricia has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy different types of shoes and porcelain figurines. Iris Patricia and her husband have 1 child. Iris has been selling different types products throughout the years and because of her effort she has got to offer her family better living conditions. Iris sells shoes, but she is eager to start selling other type of products as well and that is why she is asking for some financial assistance. Iris wants to sell porcelain figurines since she has notice housewives love this merchandise and she would get good profits. Iris dreams about her son attending a major and that is why she is willing to do her best and make her businesses move forward.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Kuon
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Kuon is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer.
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    For the last five years, Kuon has operated her small business in the Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. She grows corn to sell to customers in her community. She also has two employees to help her run her farm. Kuon has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer to support her family. She cares for four dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Arlyn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Arlyn is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy chicken feed.
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    For the last two years, Arlyn has operated her small business in the Haven of Rest I region in Philippines. She sells firewood to customers in her community. Arlyn also has a second business raising poultry. This second business provides a supplemental income that Arlyn needs to support her family. Arlyn is 39 years old and the mother of three children, all of whom are currently studying in school. She also cares for an additional dependent in her home. Arlyn has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy chicken feed and have additional capital for her firewood business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Ketema
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ketema is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $300 to purchase cattle.
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    For the last 6 years, Ketema has operated his small business in the Mehal Meda region in Ethiopia. He raises cattle to sell to customers in his community. Ketema also has a second business where he sells crops. This second business provides a supplemental income, which Ketema needs. Ketema has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase more cattle to help him increase his overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Paul
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Paul is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $250 to buy pesticides and fertilizer.
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    Paul is 33 years old and runs a small business growing fruit, and also raises livestock. He lives in World Vision's Mwala region in Kenya. Paul has grown fruit and raised and sold livestock in this area for more than 5 years. Paul has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy pesticides and fertilizer. This will help Paul grow and sell more fruit, which will increase his overall income. Paul and his wife have 2 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Kelbeme
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Kelbeme is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase an ox.
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    For the last 6 years Kelbeme has operated her small business in the Durame region in Ethiopia. She raises cattle to sell to customers in her community. Kelbeme has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase an ox to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Paul
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Paul is from Kenya. He has 5 children. He needs a loan of $100 to purchase cows for resale.
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    Paul is 34 years old and runs a small business raising cows. He lives in World Vision's Matete region in Kenya. Paul has raised cows in this area for more than five years. Paul has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase cows for resale. This will help Paul raise and sell more cows, which will increase his overall income for his family. Paul and his wife have five children, all of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Nmofune
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Nmofune is from Ghana. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $100 to purchase maize in bulk.
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    For more than 5 years Nmofune has operated his small business in the Atebubu region in Ghana. He sells maize (corn) to customers in his community. Nmofune has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase maize in bulk. This will enable him to increase his income and support his family. Nmofune is 29 years old and the father of 1 child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Angela
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Angela is from Philippines. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase fertilizer and pesticides.
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    For more than 5 years Angela has operated her small business in the Bohol 04-ll region in the Philippines. She grows rice, eggplant, okra and other crops to sell to customers in her community. Angela has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer and pesticide to improve her crops and support her family. Angela is 26 years old and the mother of 1 child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Gepfrey
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Gepfrey is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $200 to increase his working capital.
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    Gepfrey and his wife have operated his small business in the Winam Urban region in Kenya for more than 5 years. He provides carpentry services to customers in his community. Gepfrey has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to increase his working capital. This will improve his overall income which Gebfrey needs to support his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Jehiel
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Jehiel is from Philippines. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase fertilizer and pay for labor fees.
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    For more than 5 years Jehiel has operated her small business in the Bohol 04-ll region in the Philippines. She grows rice and vegetables to sell to customers in her community. Jehiel has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer and pay for labor fees. Jehiel is 56 years old and the mother of a child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Andrew
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Andrew is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $350 to purchase fertilizer and pesticide.
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    For more than 5 years Andrew has operated his small business in the Olenton region in Kenya. He grows wheat and potatoes to sell to customers in his community. Andrew has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase fertilizer and pesticide. This will help him to grow and sell more wheat and potatoes which will increase his overall income. Andrew will use this income to support his family. Andrew is 33 years old and the father of 3 children, and all of them are currently studying in school. He also cares for 2 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Onesmus
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Onesmus is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $350 to purchase grocery items.
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    Onesmus is 30 years old and runs a small business selling groceries. He lives in World Vision's Soweto Tulia region in Kenya. Onesmus has sold groceries in this area for the last 2 years. Onesmus has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to purchase grocery items for resale in his shop. Onesmus and his wife have 3 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school.
    68% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Laban
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Laban is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $250 to purchase more goods to sell.
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    Laban is 42 years old and runs a small business selling general goods. He lives in World Vision's Winam Urban region in Kenya. Laban has sold general goods in this area for more than 5 years. Laban has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to purchase more goods to sell. He cares for 2 additional dependents in his home.
    80% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250

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