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Lending History

  • Jean Pierre
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Jean Pierre is from Rwanda. He has 7 children. He needs a loan of $550 Purchasing more clothes.
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    Jean Pierre has been selling second hand clothes in the market for 13 years. He starts his job at 7am and goes home at 6pm. Before the business, Jean Pierre was doing agriculture activities. He could not earn enough money for his family needs. With a new loan, Jean Pierre will purchase more second hand clothes. Jean Pierre Gashirabake is 38 years old, married with seven children aged between 2 and 13. He lives in Nyamagabe town and his house is constructed by trees and iron sheeted roof. With the profits Jean Pierre hopes to save money for the future, and keep paying the school fees for his children. And with the expansion of his business; the people from his village will be able to buy clothes near by.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Aidee
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Aidee is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 Buying underwear to sell.
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    Aidee is a entrepreneur, selling handbags and underwear in her town, Obrera tercera seccion in Tijuana. She started her business with money that her husband had given her. She needs a loan to invest in more underwear. It is her best selling product even though it is the most expensive. With her business she will be able to help with her children’s expenses. She dreams of someday having a boutique, where she will sell her products, and that her children will go to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Emmanuel
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Emmanuel is from Rwanda. He has 4 children. He needs a loan of $525 to stock his store with foodstuffs, e.g., cooking oil.
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    Emmanuel Nzeyimana, a dad of four, has offered a variety of products at his store since 2004. You can help World Vision lend Emmanuel the funds he needs to buy cooking oil to meet demand. Emmanuel hopes he can earn his four children’s school fees, and enough to buy food for the family, while offering a convenient nearby location for his neighbors to shop. Emmanuel is 28 years old, married with four children. He lives in Mudasomwa/Southern Province. His house is constructed by trees with tiles on the roof.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $525
  • Jeannette
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Jeannette is from Rwanda. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase more products for her shop.
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    Jeannette owns a small general store that sells different types of products such as biscuits and pens. She wants a loan to expand her business by purchasing a greater variety of products. A loan will enable her to serve more customers in her community and earn a greater profit. Jeannette is 36- years- old and married without children. Jeannette and her husband live in the southern province of Rwanda in the Mudasomwa district. She plans to use her profits to save money for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Alice
    They gave
    $125
    This loan is fully funded
    Alice is from Rwanda. She needs a loan of $350 Expanding her business.
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    Alice is 27 years old and married without children. She and her family live in the southern province of Rwanda in the Maraba district where her business is located. Alice owns a small business where she sells fruits and vegetables. She is one of the more younger entrepreneurs in this field and has one year of experience. Alice is now requesting a loan from World Vision in order to expand her business through purchasing more vegetables and fruits. This expansion will allow her to satisfy the demands of her customers. With this loan Alice will be able to save the extra income for her future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Jacqueline
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Jacqueline is from Rwanda. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $875 to purchase shoes, soap, and oil.
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    Jacqueline has run her shop selling shoes, soap, and oil for six years. She works every day from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. In the past, limited capital has prevented her business from growing. Jacqueline is 34 years old, married, and has three children ages 12, 9, and 5. They live in a house made of mud bricks in Gakenke village, in the northern part of the country. World Vision assists her family with school fees and school materials. The loan will allow Jacqueline to expand her business, and provide more food for her family. She will be able to improve her family’s living conditions as well.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $875
  • Juliette
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Juliette is from Rwanda. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $1,025 to purchase sacks of charcoal to sell.
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    Juliette Uwimana lives in Mudasomwa, Rwanda and is commonly known in the business of selling charcoal. She has five children and has been doing this for a long time and it is difficult at times because she has to purchase the charcoal from a long distance. She is not making enough to enable her to expand her business. with the loan she will purchase large quantities of charcoal and be able to expand her business. Her goal is to be financially stable in the future and be able to create many sources of income in the future which will result in creating jobs to the people from her community. With the additional income the living style of her family will increase though the provision of all basic needs. She hopes that her business could be an opportunity to the people from her area to buy at a reasonable price. In doing so, her customers will increase, thus she will also earn a lot more money.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,025
  • Teodosia
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Teodosia is from Philippines. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $125 to purchase more fish and vegetables for her business.
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    Even at 64 years old, Teodosia Abordo is a tireless woman. She lives in Bolisong, Manjuyod and has a business selling fish and vegetables in the local market. Although Teodosia has 6 grown children, each of whom earn their own incomes, Teodosia wants to be financially independent and hopes that she will be able to save enough for retirement. Teodosia is requesting a loan from World Vision in order that she may buy more fish and vegetables to sell in the market. Moreover, she would like to have a better location. Teodosia intends to save any of the additional income that she generates as a result of this loan.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $125
  • James Lesuswa
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    James Lesuswa is from Kenya. He has 5 children. He needs a loan of $500 Buy fertilizers and maize seeds for farm.
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    Famine is a major challenge to James, doubly so because it actually becomes harder for him to sell his crop, which forces him to sell at a low price and cuts further into his income for his five children. To help grow a better crop so he can earn more, he needs a loan to buy more seed and fertilizers for his farm. Julius really hopes to see his family's living standard improved. He also has wants to see his children have the best education but ensuring that they go to good schools and that their fees are paid on time. A loan will help ensure his family members will have a better life and his business will create job opportunities for the surrounding communities. The community will also benefit in that there will be a variety of good food available for them.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Judith
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Judith is from Rwanda. She has 9 children. She needs a loan of $525 to purchase various food and goods for her store to sell.
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    Judith owns a shop where she sells a variety of food and household goods, such as biscuits, sugar, bread, soaps, bananas, avocados and pens. In addition, she is a mother of nine children. Currently, she does not have enough money to properly operate her business by keeping it stocked with plenty of items. Therefore, she plans to use her loan to purchase products to put on her shelves to sell. Judith is certain that the loan will help her and her family improve their quality of life. Her main business goal is to earn enough income to become financially stable and profitable. The additional income that she earns will help her pay the school fees for her children to continue to attend school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $525
  • Bosco
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Bosco is from Rwanda. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $850 to purchase sugar, rice, cooking oil, soap, and lotions .
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    Bosco Sekamana is a shop owner and sells a variety of household goods and food in his shop. His main business challenge is that he does not currently earn enough money to properly run his business and stock his shop. With his loan, he will purchase items to sell in his store like sugar, rice, cooking oil, soaps and lotions. Bosco is confident that the loan will improve the quality of life for him and his family. Any additional income from his business will help Bosco keep his shop well stocked. His business goal is for his shop to earn a profit consistently and to become financially stable. Furthermore, another goal is to be able to sell his goods and food items to his community at reasonable prices.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Vedaste
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Vedaste is from Rwanda. He has 4 children. He needs a loan of $1,025 to purchase inventory.
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    Vedaste is a shop owner in Maraba, Rwanda, where he sells a variety of household goods and food in his shop. He will use his World Vision loan to purchase items to sell in his store like sugar, rice, cooking oil, soaps and lotions. His goal is to expand his store which will increase his profit. He will use the additional income to maintain his inventory which will allow him to sell the goods and food at reasonable prices. He is sure that the loan from World Vision will enable him to make these changes, which will improve the quality of life for him and his four children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,025
  • Beatha
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Beatha is from Rwanda. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $1,025 to purchase a variety of goods and food, such as sugar, bread, cooking oil, soap, and pens.
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    Beatha sells a variety of goods and food in her shop to earn a living. Currently, her biggest business challenge is that she does not earn enough income to expand her business meaningfully. With her loan, she will purchase more items to sell, such as sugar, bread, cooking oil, soap, and pens. She is hopeful that this loan will improve her income and also help her to provide her family with all their basic needs. In addition, Beatha hopes that she will earn enough income so she can purchase more items to sell and that her business will continue to grow. Similarly, she wants her shop to become financially stable. With more items for sale, Beatha also hopes that more customers are attracted to her shop.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,025
  • Sylvain
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sylvain is from Rwanda. He needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase various goods to sell in his boutique such as: lotions, sugar, soap, powder etc. .
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    Sylvain purchases various goods to sell in his boutique such as: lotions, sugar, soap, powder etc. His challenges is to get enough capital to properly run his business. A loan will enable Sylvain to improve his business. His goal is to expand his business. The additional income he earns from the sale of his various goods business will allow him to purchase more goods to sell and he hopes this additional income will allow him to offer jobs to his community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Jenelyn
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Jenelyn is from Philippines. She has 8 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy a fishing boat .
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    Fishing is their livelihood. Jenelyn and her fisherman husband have been selling fish for 11 years now, persevering in the only source of income they know. It is their dream to buy a fishing boat to help uplift their present living condition. Profits have been low recently, due to the increased prices of commodities. Jenelyn is 43 years old. She and her husband have 8 children. They are doing their best to make ends meet.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Albert
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Albert is from Philippines. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $200 to purchase needed materials .
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    Albert Gampal is from Brookes Point, Palawan where he owns a rice farm. He has been struggling with preparing for growing season especially purchasing needed items such as fertilizer and fees to pay laborers. Albert would like a World Vision loan to purchase the needed items to sustain his farming business. He would like to start a hog raising business and eventually start a sari-sari store as well. Albert will be able to better provide for his family, which includes his one-year old son and save for the future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Matilde
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Matilde is from Philippines. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $575 to purchase animal supplements and feed.
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    Matilde resides in the Leyte province of the Philippines, and supports her family with her pig raising business. She wants to invest in her business to ensure growth and success, so that she can improve living conditions for her family. Matilde is sixty three years old, and has four grown children. With a loan from World Vision, Matilde will purchase supplements and feed for her animals. The additional income she earns from her improved business will be used for her family’s daily necessities, and medication for a sick family member. In the future, Matilde hopes to be able to renovate her facility.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $575
  • Maria Alejandra
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Alejandra is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $450 to purchase the necessary inputs for the poinsettia cultivation.
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    Maria Alejandra Gabriel is 57 years old. She has two children. She never went to school because she had eleven siblings. Due to their large family Maria’s parents could not afford to pay for her to receive an education. Maria Alejandra Gabriel cultivates poinsettias and other decorative flowers. Mrs. Alejandra desires a World Vision loan to purchase flower pots, soil, and cutting tools. She has worked in this business of growing Poinsettias for three years now. She has decided to start this activity because she has been told she has a knack for growing plants. Mrs. Alejandra does not own a nursery of her own. She has to rent one for her cultivation but the rent is too high. A World Vision Micro loan will benefit her a great deal. She will be able to offer her children a better quality of life. Mrs. Alejandra's goal is to have her own nursery and stop paying high rent. She will use the additional income to purchase organic fertilizers and insecticides to eliminate crop loss.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Aileen
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Aileen is from Philippines. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $400 to purchase fertilizer.
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    Aileen Nemis is from Kanghaas, Hilongos, Leyte. She is married and has 6 children who are still dependent on her. In order to meet their needs, Aileen farms rice, sells fruits, and also meals to the local schools to augment her family's income. With a loan from World Vision, Ailenn will buy fertilizer and pest control to avoid "tungro" (degenerated growth of rice grains due to virus). This will help her crops and enable her to continue selling the various foods. The additional income will go to her family's daily consumption, children's schooling, possible new business opportunities, and church donations.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Olivier
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Olivier is from Rwanda. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $525 Olivier’s business is selling various goods such as cooking oil, soap, salt, sugar, biscuits, pens, etc. .
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    Olivier runs a small business selling various goods such as cooking oil, soap, salt, sugar, biscuits, and pens. He is lacking capital to help stock his shelves. A loan would enable Olivier to add merchandise and attract more customers. His profits would help him improve his family's well-being. He would like to invest in his business as well as save money for his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $525
  • Gerardine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Gerardine is from Rwanda. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase more spare parts to sell .
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    Gerardine runs a spare parts shop where she sells thing such as tires and cables. While she would like to expand her business and offer more items to her customers, she currently lacks the money to invest in her business. Thus, Geradine has requested a loan from World Vision in order that she may invest in her business, save money for the future, and improve her quality life with the profits. Ultimately, Gerardine hopes to become financially stable. In the future, Gerardine hopes that she will have a great life and she will be able to create jobs for others in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Riem
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Riem is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $250 for cultivation purpose.
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    Riem is a farmer who rents a piece of land to grow rice. Because she lacks capital, her rice yield was poor and she did not earn a good price. She is in need of a loan to hire someone to help with farm work and to buy seeds and pesticides. She would like to buy her own rice field in the future and keep expanding the field in order to cultivate more and receive more income. The additional income would help her family to eat more nutritious food and buy clothes. Her children also would be able to stay in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Alma
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Alma is from Philippines. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase fertilizer to grow her crops.
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    Alma Romena has a positive outlook in life. She is not afraid to get dirty with all her farming activity. She is married with one child and lives in Espanola, Palawan Philippines. Being a mother is enough to make her work hard. She is in need of an additional capital to sustain her coconut and rice farming businesses. With a loan from World Vision she plans to buy fertilizer for the healthy growth of her crops. She plans to use the profits from her loan for her child's education and family's daily needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Vuochna
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Vuochna is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $1,025 to raise chicken, use as working capital for Chinese noodle selling, buy pumping machine.
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    Vuochna Kheang is from Kampong Thom, Cambodia and owns a food store where she serves Chinese noodles, porridge, and sugar cane juice. According to Vuochna, "Currently, many of the customers like my noodles and porridge, so I have very good sales. I need more money to buy materials to expand this business." With a loan from World Vision, Vuochna will be able to increase the sales of her Chinese noodles and more customers will be served at her store. In addition to her store, Vuochna and her husband also grow cashews and raise chickens. Her husband would like to purchase more chickens to raise and purchase a pumping machine to water the cashews. He is also thinking of digging a well on the cashew farm and raise fish. However, as Vuochna says, "all these dreams are impossible without money." The pumping machine will supply enough water to the chicken and cashew. She is sure that the return is much higher. She hope to increase the number of chicken raised. Her husband plans to dig well and raise fish on their cashew farm. Vuochna will continue to provide for her children and send them to school until they obtain their bachelors degrees. Her family is happier now that Vuochna earns enough to support the family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,025
  • Joseph
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Joseph is from Kenya. He has 7 children. He needs a loan of $725 to purchase more stock.
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    Joseph Kimeto sells cereals. It has been difficult to maintain his business, because of his lack of capital and the fluctuations in price. Joseph would like a World Vision loan to add additional stock to diversify his business. With increased profits, Joseph will be able to support the needs of his family. He will also be able to send his children to school and purchase the materials they may need.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $725
  • Grace
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Grace is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $500 to buy a hair dryer and assorted cosmetics.
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    Mrs. Grace Mwende operates a beauty salon, and her desire is to offer the best service that she can to her customers. Her challenge has been the fact that she just hasn't had the kind of capital resources necessary to open her own salon. A loan from World Vision will allow her to make some of those purchases, and to offer the best service possible to her customers. Mrs. Mwende hopes to own a beauty salon of her own someday. With this loan, she will also be able to pay for her children's education and to provide for the family's basic needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Jean De Dieu
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Jean De Dieu is from Rwanda. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $850 to purchase more lotions, soap, toilet papers, beans, rice and other products to sell.
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    Jean de Dieu has a boutique where he sells water, lotions, soap, breads, beans, rice and other assorted products. He currently does not have enough capital to run his business properly. Jean de Dieu will use the loan to purchase more lotions, soap, toilet papers, beans, rice and other products to sell. With the increased profits, Jean de Dieu will be able to save money for the future and to purchase medical insurance. He hopes that his business will become financially stable and sustainable. In the future, Jean de Dieu would like to create jobs for others in his community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Brenda
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Brenda is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $125 to buy merchandise for store.
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    Brenda is 29 years old and lives in Cebu with her family. She's also the mother of two children and is the owner of a sari-sari store, which is a convenience store. Brenda is asking for a loan from World Vision so she can make improvements to her store. She plans to stock her shelves with more goods like detergents, milk, rice, canned food and other basic household items. Her income will support her family's daily needs and help provide medication for a sick family member.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $125
  • Emelyn
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Emelyn is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase commercial hog feed.
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    Emelyn Quibrantar finds hog raising to be a profitable business. She is from Mabinay, Negros Oriental. For the past several months, she's been able to generate a profit after selling her hogs. But it is difficult; she needs to keep enough commercial feed to make her business more profitable. A World Vision micro loan would help her with feed maintenance. Any income from this business will be used to pay for the education of her children: Steven-14, April Rose-12 and Mary Cris-2.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Domingo
    They gave
    $150
    This loan is fully funded
    Domingo is from Philippines. He has 5 children. He needs a loan of $300 for fertilizer and quality seedlings.
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    Domingo is 35 years old and is from Hilongos, Leyte; he started farming in 2008. Domingo is requesting a loan from World Vision in order to purchase fertilizer and quality seedlings for his farm. Domingo is the father of five children ranging in age from 3 to 10 years. His farm is his livelihood and provides income he uses to support his family. As his crops grow so shall his output, giving him the income he needs to provide for his family, and his community and repay the loan he is requesting from World Vision.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Joseph
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Joseph is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $450 to add stock of maize flour, sugar, rice and milk delivery.
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    Joseph sells consumer goods in his retail shop. His main challenge has been the scarcity and raising price of goods in the market. A loan will stabilize his business and enable him to pay for his three children's education. His ultimate goal is to open a wholesale shop.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Hemed
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Hemed is from Rwanda. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $850 to restock his variety store.
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    Hemed, a father of two from Rwamagana, Rwanda, owns a variety store. He currently lacks the capital needed to run the store as he would like. With a loan through World Vision, Hemed will be able to restock his variety store, which will attract more customers and generate sales. He will also be able to employ two other individuals in his local community. Additional income created will allow him to better provide for his family, save for their future, and reinvest in his business. In the future, Hemed wants to be financially stable and create jobs for others in his community. He says he will have a great life.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Girma
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Girma is from Ethiopia. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $175 to buy more sheep.
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    Girma raises sheep and also farms crops. He hopes this World Vision micro loan will enable him to buy more sheep and expand his business. Times have been hard and his business has been restricted due to financial problems. Now he hopes to see his business grow, have more customers, and increase his income. In the future, he has also a dream of supplying a number of sheep to the local market for more income. This will help provide food for his community. As the father of three children, Girma works hard to earn a living and provide the basics for his family, who work with him in the fields. But he really wants to improve their standard of living.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Belete
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Belete is from Ethiopia. He has 4 children. He needs a loan of $250 to purchase the second ox needed for farming.
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    Belete is a farmer. He produces cereal and other crops, but the lack of a second ox limited his production. In order to do much of the work on the farm, he would have search for a second ox to borrow from a neighbor. With a loan from World Vision, Belete will be able to purchase a second ox. With a pair of oxen, he can use his time more productively. With the increase in production from his crops, he hopes to be able to purchase and support additional animals for both work and resale. "The additional income", he said, "will enable me send my children to school and cover every cost related to their education." "The additional income", he said, "will enable me send my children to school and cover every costs related to their education." This will motivate my neighbors in the village to produce more and send their children to school before they are too old to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Dennis T
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Dennis T is from Kenya. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $375 to restock his shop.
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    A father of one, Dennis runs a retail shop in Kabarnet town. A lack of funds to invest is one of the main challenges that he faces while doing his business. With a loan from World Vision Dennis will be able to expand his business by restocking his shop and buying more items to sell. With the profits he earns he will be able to better provide for the needs of his family. In the future he hopes to continue the growth of his business so that he will eventually be able to employ some of the youth in his community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Maria Guillermina
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Guillermina is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $550 to buy catalogues, plastic storage containers, perfumes and cosmetics.
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    There is a charming community in the state of Oaxaca named "Paraíso" (Paradise). There the weather is warm and peoples' activities are tied to the land, where they work to harvest oranges and sugar canes. In this paradise on earth lives a hard-working woman named Maria Guillermina. Maria is fifty-two years old is married to Cesario. Two years ago, Maria decided to work because the region's economic situation was looking bad. She realized that it would be better if both she and her husband were employed, so she started a business selling cosmetics. She thought that the cosmetics business would be best because the hours were flexible. She could work selling cosmetics and still have time to attend to her tasks at home. She was pleased to discover that the cosmetics business can be very profitable and the clients very easy to get along with. Maria sells her products with the help of catalogues and visits her friends' and neighbors' homes. She takes orders for cosmetics and plastic storage products. When she has enough orders, she buys the products and then delivers them. Maria is requesting a loan to buy more catalogues and several products to keep in stock to show her clients when she visits them. She wishes to expand her business so that she can continue to help her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Xochilt
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Xochilt is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy t-shirts, shirts, dresses, blouses, shorts, skirts, trousers, and underclothes.
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    Xochitl sells clothes to help her husband, Danis, pay for the family's necessities. She will use a loan from World Vision to buy t-shirts, shirts, dresses, blouses, shorts, skirts, trousers, and underclothes. She has been facing economic problems, as she did not have enough money to continue investing in her business and supporting her family. She is sure, however, that the loan will improve her situation. Xochitl is a hard worker, and with an economic boost she will be able to secure a steady income. One of her goals is to invest more in her business because she wants to build a shop where she can sell her clothing. Xochitl and Danis have two children; Amairani is in third grade, and Yobani is two years old. Xochitl plans to continue improving her business so that she can afford her children's education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Zerihun
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Zerihun is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $400 to expand his store .
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    Zerihun and his family live in Ethiopia. He runs a store and knows how to treat his customers' well. Zerihun explains, “My customers like to buy the materials I sell. I want to develop this business into a sustainable livelihood for my family. I believe I can be successful in my business if I keep on doing this. I have a growing number of customers at this time. But, I have shortage of money to effectively run my business. Getting a loan is essential to run my business effectively." Thanks to a loan from World Vision, Zerihun will create a store that thrives. Zerihun mentions, "The increase in income from selling my products will go toward giving my family a more nutritious diet, keeping them in school, and paying for healthcare.”
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Emelita
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Emelita is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase food stock for store.
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    Emelita Lelis is a mother of two children, ages are: 10 and 13. She lives with her family in Hilongos, Leyte, where she owns and operates a sari-sari store, (convenience store) within her local community, to help provide for her family. Emelita at this time, lacks the funds needed to purchase more food stock for her store. With a loan from World Vision, Emelita will be able to purchase the food stock needed to run her store successfully. Because of the loan, she'll also be able to grow her business, attracting more customers and increasing her income. With the additional income, Emelita will be able to provide for her family's daily needs, help pay for her childrens education and reinvest in her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Susan
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Susan is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase cows, goats, and pigs.
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    Susan owns a small farm and raises cows, goats, and pigs. A loan from World Vision would enable her to purchase more livestock to raise and take to the local market. She knows that increasing her production will also increase her income. She hopes for a better life and the increased income from this venture would provide more nutritious food, clothing, and medical care for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Teresa
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Teresa is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $450 to purchase supplies for her bread making.
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    Teresa is 50 years old and the mother of one child, who is currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home. For more than five years, she has run a small business selling bread in World Vision’s Machareti region in Bolivia. Teresa is requesting a microloan from World Vision to expand her business and buy supplies for her bread making. The additional income will pay for her child's school fees and she can reinvest in her business to remain financially viable and continue providing her community with bread.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Isaac Jose
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Isaac Jose is from Bolivia. He needs a loan of $600 to purchase building materials.
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    For the last 6 years Isaac Jose has operated his small business in the Colomi region in Bolivia. He grows potatoes to sell to customers in his community. Isaac Jose also has a second business where he provides brick laying services. This second business provides a supplemental income which Isaac Jose needs to support his family. Isaac Jose has asked for a loan to expand his business. He would like to purchase building materials to do home repairs, as well as fertilizer for his farm in order to increase his harvest yield next season.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Brigida
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Brigida is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $450 to purchase raw materials.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Alberto
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Alberto is from Philippines. He needs a loan of $250 to buy tires and do maintenance.
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    Alberto is 52 years old and runs a small business providing motorcycle transportation. He lives in Bohol 04-ll region in the Philippines. Alberto has provided motorcycle taxi service to his community for more than five years. Alberto has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy new tires and do needed maintenance like oil changes. This will allow Alberto to continue to provide reliable transportation, which will increase his overall income. He cares for two additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Regina
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Regina is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer to increase rice yield.
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    For the last four years, Regina has operated her small business in the Bohol 04-ll region in Philippines. She grows rice to sell to customers in her community. Regina lives in Purok one Del Pilar, Pilar in Bohol. In order to supplement her income, she also works as a parking lot attendant at Pilar Dam area. Regina has asked for a loan to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy fertilizer to increase her rice yield. The increased income will help her to buy food for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Juana
    They gave
    $275
    This loan is fully funded
    Juana is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $400 to buy sheep, turkeys and chickens.
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    Juana is 16 years old, and she runs a small business raising turkeys. She lives in World Vision’s Najhe region in Mexico. Juana has raised turkeys in this area for more than 5 years. Juana has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy sheep, turkeys and chickens. This will help Juana raise and sell more turkeys, which will increase her overall income. Juana has 3 children, all of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Dionisio
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Dionisio is from Philippines. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $500 to buy more merchandise to sell.
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    Dionisio is 47-years-old and has run a small grocery store in World Vision's Children's Helper region in the Philippines for five years. Dionisio sells groceries like soft drinks, noodles, canned goods, powdered milk, sugar and more. Dionisio has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to buy more items that his customers buy the most. Dioniso will increase his sales and overall income by having more groceries to sell. Although Dionisio and his wife have only one child, they care for four more relatives in their home. Dionisio needs the extra income to help provide for his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Maria De Lourdes
    They gave
    $150
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria De Lourdes is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $250 to buy sheep feed.
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    Maria De Lourdes is 53 years old and lives with her family in World Vision’s Najhe region in Mexico. For the past five years, Maria De Lourdes has operated her small sheep raising business within her community. She raises sheep to sell for profit. Maria De Lourdes has requested a loan from World Vision to buy more sheep feed. The loan will allow her to expand her business, increase her overall income and help her to provide for her family's daily needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Griselda
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Griselda is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $600 to buy meat, chili peppers, tomatoes, onions, corn, tortillas, cream, cheese, avocados, cabbages, beans, potatoes, soda, bananas, oil, gas, and foil.
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    Griselda is 44 years old, and she runs a small business selling typical Mexican snacks. She lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Griselda has sold Mexican snacks in this area for more than 5 years. Griselda has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy meat, chili peppers, tomatoes, onions, corn, tortillas, cream, cheese, avocados, cabbages, beans, potatoes, soda, bananas, oil, gas, and foil. Griselda and her husband have 2 children. .
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Dely
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Dely is from Philippines. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and feed.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Aldrin
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Aldrin is from Philippines. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $450 to buy computer gadgets and maintenance .
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    For the last 6 years Aldrin and his wife have operated his small business in the Haven of Rest region in Philippines. He provides computer services to customers in his community. Aldrin has asked for a loan to expand his business. He would like to buy computer gadgets and pay maintenance for his shop. With more gadgets to sell, Aldrin will be able to better serve his customers and increase his income. With the additional earnings, Aldrin hopes to pay for his children's school fees, purchase food for this family and buy supplies in bulk. Aldrin is 44 years old and the father of three children, of whom all are currently studying in school. Aldrin would like to expand his computer shop business so he can support his family and save for the education of his children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Omar
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Omar is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $625 to purchase a motorcycle for taxi service.
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    Currently, Omar makes a living by selling water and firewood. However, he faces high water bills and has to pay for the use of carts to transport the firewood. He would like to start a new business endeavor by purchasing a motorcycle and becoming a motorcycle taxi driver. With this new business, he hopes that his family’s income will increase and that he will be able to pay for his children’s schooling fees. In addition, his income will help him feed his family and other dependants.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $625
  • Daniel
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Daniel is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $375 to purchase fertilizer and seeds.
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    Daniel Waweru is a father of two, who lives with his family in Ngondi, a rural part of Kenya. Daniel works hard st farming his land to have healthy crops to sell, to help provide for his family. With a loan from World Vision, Daniel will be able to purchase more seeds and fertilizer. Daniel will be able to grow his business, produce healthy crops for selling and increase his income. With the additional income, Daniel will be able to provide better living conditions for his family and provide for their daily needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Belay
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Belay is from Ethiopia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $300 to buy some more bulls to raise.
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    Belay is a farmer who raises cattle and sheep. “I have much experience raising cattle which I learned from my parents. I liked my business because I can make a profit. Unless I work hard and run a good business, I cannot support my family,” he said. Although Belay is eager to expand his business, and eventually buy more sheep to raise as well, he cannot do it in the way he desires due to financial constraints. With a micro loan from World Vision, Belay will be able to purchase additional cattle to raise. When they are healthy and strong, he will be able to sell them for a greater profit in the market, giving him the boost he needs to expand his business to include more livestock. As Belay’s business gets better and better, he will have a larger number of customers thus increasing his overall income. With enough expansion, he will also be able to create job opportunities for his friends. In the long term, he dreams of having his own butcher shop in his area. "The increased income from selling the cattle will go towards giving my children a more nutritious diet, keeping them in school and paying for medication,” he said. These essentials will give Belay's two children a chance to overcome poverty and hope for a brighter future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Sendene
    They gave
    $300
    This loan is fully funded
    Sendene is from Ethiopia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy fertilizer and selected seeds.
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    Sendene is a farmer. She will use a loan from World Vision to buy fertilizer and selected seeds so that she can maximize her harvest. Sendene is optimistic that her business will help her improve her quality of life. She is the mother of 3 children. With her additional income, Sendene will send her children to school and provide her family with the things they need. In the future, Sendene hopes to fatten cattle and create job opportunities for her friends.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Birtukan
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Birtukan is from Ethiopia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $200 to buy cows for breeding.
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    Birtukan is skilled at raising cattle and her large family. She sees cattle raising as a valuable source of income: with hard work, she can be successful. She is requesting a loan to buy cows to fatten. When they grow up, she will be able to sell them for a profit at the local market. Her business is also a service to the local people who no longer have to travel great distances in search of goats. As her business grows, Birtukan’s income also increases and she can improve her life style. She wants to provide her family with a healthy diet, send her children to school and cover their clothing expenses.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Nigusu
    They gave
    $125
    This loan is fully funded
    Nigusu is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase more grain to sell.
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    Nigusu makes his living selling grain to customers in his community. The quality of his grain is good and is in demand. A micro loan from World Vision would enable him to increase the variety of grains he offers for sale. “Getting a loan is very important for me. It will help my business succeed” he says. When his income increases, he will be able to provide nutritious food, clothing, medical care, and an education for his children. In the future, he would like to open some grain stores to offer his products to a wider area.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Asfaw
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Asfaw is from Ethiopia. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $200 to purchase fertilizer.
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    Asfaw is the father of seven children and earns his living growing crops on his land. He wants to work efficiently on his farm. A micro loan from World Vision would enable him to purchase fertilizer to increase his crop yield. “If I get a loan, I will buy fertilizer to maximize my harvest. This enables me to get a good yield” he said. As Asfaw's income increases, he will be able to provide nutritious food, clothing, medical care, and an education for his children. Then they will develop their potential and live a better life. In the future, Asfaw would like to purchase some cattle to raise and sell at the local market.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Amana
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Amana is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $200 to buy an ox to cultivate his plot of land.
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    Amana is 42 years old and runs a small farming business growing various types of crops on his farm. He lives in World Vision's Omosheleko region in Ethiopia. Amana has operated his farm in this area for more than five years. Amana has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy an ox to cultivate his plot of land. This additional investment will increase the yield of his farm and help Amana sell more crops which will increase his overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Desi
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Desi is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and selected seeds.
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    For the last six years Desi has operated her small business in the Hidabu Abote region in Ethiopia. She grows various types of crops like wheat,barley and teff to sell to customers in her community. She also has one employee to help her run her farm. Desi also has a second business where she grows vegetables and raises cattle. This second business provides a supplemental income which Desi needs to support her family. Desi has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and selected seeds to get good agricultural products to provide healthcare, purchase fertilizer and expand the current business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Leticia
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Leticia is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $500 to buy threads, yarn and hooks.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Argelia
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Argelia is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $550 to buy shorts, skirts, dresses, blouses, shirts, t-shirts, and trousers for her new business, but she also wants to buy milk, sugar and flavourings to continue preparing hielitos...
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    Argelia is 56 years old and runs a small business selling clothes. She lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Argelia has sold clothes in this area for less than 1 year. Argelia also has a second business where she sells hielitos. This second business provides a supplemental income which Argelia needs to support her family. Argelia has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy shorts, skirts, dresses, blouses, shirts, t-shirts, and trousers for her new business, but she also wants to buy milk, sugar and flavourings to continue preparing hielitos. Argelia has been selling “hielitos” for a while, wich is the way that popsicles are known in several Mexican regions. Yet, Argelia is now thinking about starting another business, she wants to start selling clothes as a way to get an extra income. Argelia is an active, enthusiastic and joyful woman and she expects that together with her great effort and VisionFund’s financial support, she gets to have a successful business. Thanks for helping Argelia to make her goals happen. .
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Ishkhan
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Ishkhan is from Armenia. He needs a loan of $1,300 to buy fertilizer and potato seeds.
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    Ishkhan is a young farmer from Gyumri. He raises cattle and cultivates land. He currently lacks the resources to expand his farm as he would like. With a loan through World Vision, Ishkhan will be able to purchase fertilizer and seeds to generate a higher yield of potatoes. He will then be able to better provide for his family and reinvest in his business. In the future, Ishkhan wants to keep expanding his business, have a steady income to support his family, and save for the future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,300
  • Abebech
    They gave
    $150
    This loan is fully funded
    Abebech is from Ethiopia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy fertilizer and selected seeds.
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    Abebech is a farmer who sells her crops at the local market. She will use a loan from World Vision to buy fertilizer and selected seeds. Abebech likes her farming business. With her additional income, she will improve her quality of life and provide her children with better clothes and a healthy diet. In the future, she hopes to buy more oxen and build her own house in town.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Aster
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Aster is from Ethiopia. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy an ox for farming.
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    A mother of five children, Aster has a small farm in Ethiopia where she grows agricultural products for selling at the local market. She works with her husband in the field, and together they earn only a very small income. Meeting the needs of her family is a daily struggle. Aster knows her farm is capable of producing more and she would like to see her business expand. Because of her financial constraints, Aster is unable to purchase an ox to help increase her farms productivity. An ox purchased with a loan through World Vision would enable Aster to grow her business. With an ox, Aster could cultivate her land earlier and more effectively, which would allow her to plant earlier. Plants in the ground early mean a longer harvest time and more products for Aster to sell at market. With more products to sell, Aster would gain more customers and see an increase in her income. Aster would like to improve her family’s standard of living. Additional income will allow Aster to provide a better diet to her family. Her children will have the opportunity to attend school. Aster hopes to provide her children with a bright future, lifted out of poverty.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Artyom
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Artyom is from Armenia. He needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase machinery for production.
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    Artyom produces and sells furniture in Armenia. Artyom needs financial resources to increase the variety of produced furniture and develop the business. In order to produce a variety of pieces of furniture, new machinery is needed. With the World Vision loan’s help, Artyom will be able to produce more furniture and increase his working capital. With the requested loan he plans to purchase machinery for production. Artyom will increase the production of his business and be able to promote the city’s economic development.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Demeke
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Demeke is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $350 to buy supplies in bulk to enhance his overall business.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Sylvester
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Sylvester is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $250 to purchase onion sacks .
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    For the last six years, Sylvester has operated his small business in the Winam region of Kenya. He sells onions to customers in his community, and has one employee who helps him run his shop. Sylvester has asked for a loan from World Vision to purchase onion sacks, which will enable him to expand his business. With the additional income he will earn, he will be able to to purchase food for the family, pay the school fees for his children, and pay for transportation. Sylvester is 34 years old and the father of two children, both of whom are currently in school. He also cares for two additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Ana Ma Patricia
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Ana Ma Patricia is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $550 to buy merchandise.
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    Ana Maria Patricia is 41 years old and runs a small business selling cleaning products. She lives in World Vision's Najhe region in Mexico. Ana Maria Patricia has sold cleaning products in this area for more than 5 years. Ana Maria Patricia has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy more merchandise. Carmen is working hard to pay for her children's school expenses, that is her most important goal at the moment. Ana Maria Patricia and her husband have 2 children, who are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Shewfera
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Shewfera is from Ethiopia. He has 4 children. He needs a loan of $200 to buy a cow.
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    For the last 6 years Shewfera has operated his small business in the Angolola region in Ethiopia. He raises cattle to sell to customers in his community. Shewfera has asked for a loan to expand his business. He would like to buy a cow to create a sustainable source of income, pay for school fees, provide healthcare and purchase food for animals. Shewfera is 48 years old and the father of 4 children, of whom 3 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • George
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    George is from Ghana. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $450 to purchase inventory of car accessories.
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    For the last six years, George has operated his small business in the Krachi East region in Ghana. He sells various car accessories to customers in his community. George has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase additional inventory of car accessories to support his family. George is 28 years old and the father of one child, who is currently studying in school. He also cares for an additional dependent in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Hamisi
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Hamisi is from Tanzania. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $450 to purchase household commodities and fruits.
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    For the last 2 years Hamisi has operated his small business in the Bwembwera region in Tanzania. He sells household commodities to customers in his community. Hamisi also has a second business where he grows oranges. This second business provides a supplemental income, which Hamisi needs to support his family. Hamisi has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase additional household commodities and various fruits to sell and thereby increase his income. Hamisi is 23 years old and the father of 1 child. He also cares for 1 additional dependent in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Robert
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Robert is from Philippines. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $250 to purchase groceries to sell.
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    Robert is 29 years old and runs a small business selling rice, snack foods, soda and other beverages, cooking seasonings, and goods. He lives in World Vision's Haven of Rest I region in the Philippines. Robert has groceries in this area for 2 years. Robert has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to purchase additional supplies such as canned goods, noodles, soap and toiletries, and seasoning. Robert and his wife have 2 children, 1 of whom is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Serob
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Serob is from Armenia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $1,350 to purchase livestock.
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    Serob Barkhudaryan lives in Goris, Armenia and raises livestock such as goats and pigs for a living. Serob lives with his wife, mother and two daughters. He wants his daughters to receive a good education, but his current income does not enable him to pay for their schooling. With a loan from World Vision, Serob will develop his pig-breeding business. He plans to purchase pigs and make a profit by selling them later. With this additional income, Serob hopes to pay for his daughters' education to ensure a stable future for them.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,350
  • Nan
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Nan is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and more rice seeds.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Karen
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Karen is from Armenia. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase additional cattle.
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    Karen raises cattle and sells milk and meat produce to the local wholesalers and shops. Karen Grigoryan lives in Meghri city, far South of Armenia. He works at the local factory but this income does not sufficiently provide for the family of three. Their main income and food source comes from Karen’s cattle which gives milk and meat produce, insuring the family with one small child to cover its basic needs. To expand the business Karen would like to increase the number of cattle, for which he has applied for this loan. With additional cattle, Karen can produce more milk and meat which will increase his income from sales. This income will help to provide for the nutrition and educational needs of Karen's wife and child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Vardan
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Vardan is from Armenia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase livestock.
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    Vardan Tunyan lives in Goris, Armenia with his wife and 2 children. Vardan is currently employed, but the salary is not enough for his children’s education. With a loan from World Vision, Vardan can increase the livestock on his farm. He will purchase dairy cows with the loan. The income increase will contribute to a better life for his family and for the education of his children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Agizew
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Agizew is from Ethiopia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $300 to purchase sheep to breed.
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    Agizew is 38 years old and runs a small business raising sheep. He lives in World Vision's Mehal Meda region in Ethiopia. Agizew has raised sheep in this area for more than 5 years. Agizew also has a second business where he sells crops. This second business provides a supplemental income, which Agizew needs to support his family. Agizew has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase sheep to breed. This will help Agizew raise and sell more sheep, which will increase his overall income. Agizew and his wife have 2 children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Thorn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Thorn is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    For the last 6 years Thorn has operated hers small business in the Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. She grows seasonal vegetables to sell to customers in her community. Thorn has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and pesticide wich will allow her to purchase food for the family and expand the current business. She cares for two additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Selemani
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Selemani is from Tanzania. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $400 to buy household needs for resale in store.
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    Selemani is 45 years old and runs a small business selling household commodities, like toilet paper, cleaning supplies, and other basic needs. He lives in World Vision's Magamba region in Tanzania. Selemani has sold household commodities in this area for 3 years. Selemani has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to buy more inventory for his business. Selemani and his wife have 2 children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Yeghishe
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Yeghishe is from Armenia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $1,025 to purchase livestock and update machinery .
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    Yeghishe Simonyan is engaged in agricultural business in his town in Armenia. Agriculture is his family’s main source of income, but it is not enough to meet their needs. With a World Vision loan’s help, Yeghishe will be able to develop the orchard he has on his land and increase the livestock that he raises as well. He will also be able to improve the machinery that he depends on for his farm. Yeghishe will be able to ensure better living conditions for his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,025
  • Dubela
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Dubela is from Ethiopia. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $250 to buy a farm ox.
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    For the last 6 years, Dubela has operated his small business in the Durame region in Ethiopia. He grows crops to sell to the customers in his community. Dubela has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy a farm ox to support his family. Dubela is 34 years old and the father of 3 children, of whom, 2 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Demecio
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Demecio is from Bolivia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $600 to buy seeds.
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    Demecio is 30 years old and has operated his small business in the Tekove region in Bolivia for more than 5 years. He grows corn to sell to customers in his community. He has 1 employee to help him run his farm. Demecio has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy seeds. This will increase his income which Demecio needs to support his family. Demecio is the father of 2 children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Nely
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Nely is from Bolivia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $600 to buy cosmetics for resale.
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    For more than 5 years Nely has operated her small business in the Alfarero region in Bolivia. She sells cosmetics to customers in her community. She also has an employee who helps her run her shop. Nely has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy cosmetics for sale to support her family Nely is 48 years old and the mother of 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Yolanda
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Yolanda is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $200 to buy women's clothing for resale.
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    For less than 1 year Yolanda has operated her small business in the Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. She sells clothes to customers in her community. Yolanda has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy women’s clothes including dresses, blouses, and skirts to resell. This will increase her income and help her to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Gloria
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Gloria is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $200 to buy a variety of sodas to sell.
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    For more than 5 years Gloria has operated her small business in the Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. She sells sodas to customers in her community. Gloria has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy a variety of sodas to sell to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Beatriz
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Beatriz is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy cosmetics for door-to-door sales.
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    Beatriz is 31 years old and runs a small business selling cosmetics. She lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Beatriz has sold cosmetics in this area for the last 3 years. Beatriz has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy more merchandise to sell and increase her income to help support her family. Beatriz and her husband have 3 children, who are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Jonik
    They gave
    $225
    This loan is fully funded
    Jonik is from Armenia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $1,000 to build a place next to garage for car painting and drying.
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    Jonik Mushkambaryan is a car technician with 15 years of experience. Even though there are 20 garages in the city, Jonik’s garage is the most popular one due to his years of experience and professional skills. Unfortunately, his income does not allow him to have a car painting service, a service that is needed in his workshop. As there is a clear demand for this type of service in the local community, Jonik has requested a loan from World Vision. The long repayment terms allows Jonik the opportunity to finally revamp his business as he has always wanted. Thus, Jonik will use his loan to build a garage for car painting and drying. Jonik and his family will greatly benefit from a business expansion. He intends to use the profits to provide for the needs of his wife and children. This loan has a repayment period of four years.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Nver
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Nver is from Armenia. He needs a loan of $1,475 to purchase pigs.
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    Nver Sahakyan lives together with his parents and sister in Eghegnadzor, Armenia. He farms and raises a herd of pigs. He would like to make his farm business more stable so that he can start his own family in the future. Nver would like to purchase more pigs. With his larger herd, he will be able to begin breeding his pigs and create an ever-growing business. His income will increase so that he can provide his family with a sustainable and bright future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,475
  • Hadija
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Hadija is from Tanzania. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $600 to purchase more maize.
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    For the last year Hadija has operated her small business in the Magamba region in Tanzania. She sells maize and sweets to customers in her community. She also has 1 employee who helps her run her shop. Hadija has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase more maize for resale purposes. The additional income will help Hadija to support her family. Hadija is 41 years old and the mother of 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Ershebo
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Ershebo is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $250 to purchase fertilizer.
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    For the last 6 years Ershebo has operated his small business in the Shone region in Ethiopia. He grows crops to sell to customers in his community. Ershebo has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase fertilizer to help him yield more crops. The increased income will be used to support his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Margarita
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Margarita is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $400 to buy metal sheets for her corral.
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    Margarita is 47 years old and runs a small business raising sheep. She lives in World Vision's San Jose region in Mexico. Margarita has raised sheep in this area for more than five years. Margarita has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy metal sheets to improve the corral where she keeps her sheep. This will help Margarita raise and sell more sheep, which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Bogale
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Bogale is from Ethiopia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $250 to buy cattle.
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    Bogale is 40 years old and runs a small business raising cattle. He lives in World Vision's (Damota II) Soddo region in Ethiopia. Bogale has raised cattle in this area for more than 5 years. Bogale has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy calves. This will help Bogale raise and sell more cattle which will increase his overall income. Bogale and his wife have 2 children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Morn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Morn is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $300 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    For the last 6 years Morn 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. Morn has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and pesticide. This will help her to grow more crops to sell, and allow her to better support her family. She cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Ny
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ny is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer.
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    For the last 6 years Ny has operated her small business in the Bati region in Cambodia. She sells fertilizer to customers in her community. Ny has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer. This would help to increase her overall income and support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Samnang
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Samnang is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer.
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    For the last 6 years Samnang has operated her small business in the Saang region in Cambodia. She grows rice to sell to customers in her community. Samnang has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer. This will help her to grow more rice to sell to support her family. Samnang is 25 years old and the mother of 2 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Savon
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Savon is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    Savon is 36 years old and runs a small business growing rice and sesame. She lives in World Vision's Banan region in Cambodia. Savon has grown rice and sesame in this area for more than 5 years. Savon has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and pesticide. This will help Savon grow and sell more rice and sesame, which will increase her overall income. Savon and her husband have 2 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school. She also cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Annabella
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Annabella is from Philippines. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $200 to buy pig feed.
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    Annabella is 39 years old and runs a small business raising pigs. She lives in World Vision's Mountain View region in Philippines. Annabella has raised pigs in this area for 2 years. Annabella has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy pig feed. This will help Annabella raise and sell more pigs, which will increase her overall income. Annabella and her husband have 1 child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Claudina
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Claudina is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $400 to buy materials to make clothing to sell.
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    For the last 6 years Claudina and her husband have operated her small business in the Alfarero region in Bolivia. She provides sewing services and makes women's clothing to sell to customers in her community. She also has 1 employee to help her run her business. Claudina has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy more fabric and materials in order to make more women's clothing to sell. Making and selling more clothing will help her to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Mon
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Mon is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy a cow.
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    Mon is 35 years old and runs a small business growing rice . She lives in World Vision's Samrong Tong region in Cambodia, and has growing rice in this area for more than 5 years. She also has a second business where she raises animals which provides a supplemental income to support her family. Mon and her husband have 3 children, of whom 3 are currently studying in school. Mon has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like purchase a cow. This will help Mon grow and sell more rice which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Chin
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Chin is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase fertilizer and pesticide.
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    Chin is 29 years old and runs a small business growing rice. She lives in World Vision's Rattanak Mondul region in Cambodia. Chin has grown rice in this area for more than 5 years. She also has 2 employees who help her run her farm. Chin has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer and pesticide. This will help Chin grow and sell more rice, which will increase her overall income. Chin and her husband have 2 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Yaa
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Yaa is from Ghana. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $150 to buy fish to sell.
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    For more than 5 years Yaa has operated her small business in the Mporhor Wassa East region in Ghana. She sells smoked fish to customers in her community. Yaa has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy more smoked fish to sell in order to support her family. Yaa is 58 years old and the mother of 6 children, of whom 5 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Adam
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Adam is from Ghana. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $100 to purchase goods in bulk.
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    For the last 3 years Adam has operated her small business in the Savelugu Nanton region in Ghana. She sells basic food items to customers in her community. Adam has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase goods in bulk for resale to support her family. Adam is 24 years old and the mother of 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Solomon
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Solomon is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $600 to purchase camera equipment.
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    For the last six years, Solomon and his wife have operated his small business in the Kabarnet region in Kenya. He runs a photography studio and provides his services to customers in his community. Solomon has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase more camera equipment for his business to support his family. He cares for two dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Maria Eugenia
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Eugenia is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $450 to buy thread, yarn, and cloth.
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    For more than 5 years Maria Eugenia has operated her small business in the Najhe region in Mexico. She makes handicrafts to sell to customers in her community. Maria Eugenia has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy thread, yarn, and cloth so that she can make and sell more of her crafts. Maria Eugenia is 55 years old and the mother of 2 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Musah
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Musah is from Ghana. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase rice.
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    Musah is 40 years old and runs a small business selling rice. She lives in World Vision's Atebubu region in Ghana. Musah has sold rice in this area for more than 5 years. Musah has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to purchase rice to sell.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Silvia
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Silvia is from Bolivia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $600 to purchase groceries in bulk.
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    For the last 2 years Silvia has operated her small business in the Camiri region in Bolivia. She sells groceries to customers in her community. Silvia has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase groceries in bulk to sell to support her family. Silvia is 37 years old and the mother of 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Ricardo
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Ricardo is from Bolivia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $300 to buy spare parts and pay for vehicle maintenance.
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    For more than 5 years Ricardo has operated his small business in the Viloma region in Bolivia. He provides transportation to customers in his community. He also has 1 employee to help him run his business. Ricardo has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy spare parts and pay for vehicle maintenance. This will allow him to provide more transportation services and increase his income. Ricardo is 40 years old and the father of 2 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Eunice
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Eunice is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy merchandise.
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    For the last 5 years Eunice has operated her small business in the Mwala region in Kenya. She sells food and general goods to customers in her community. Eunice has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy merchandise for resale. Eunice is 40 years old and the mother of 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school.
    45% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Calvince
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Calvince is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $350 to purchase spare auto parts.
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    For more than 5 years Calvince has operated his small business in the Tinderet region in Kenya. He sells spareauto parts to customers in his community. Calvince has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase spare auto parts for resale. Calvince is 30 years old and the father of 2 children, and both of them are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Dos
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Dos is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase fertilizer.
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    For the last 5 years Dos has operated her small business in the Puok region in Cambodia. She grows rice to sell to customers in her community. She also has 2 employees to help her run her farm. Dos has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer. This will help her to grow and sell more rice and support her family. Dos is 26 years old and the mother of 2 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school. She also cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    26% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Irine
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Irine is from Kenya. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $200 to buy beans, corn, and rice for cooking.
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    For the last year Irine has operated her small business in the Matete region in Kenya. She sells corn, beans, and rice to customers in her community. She also has 1 employee who helps her run her shop. Irine has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy beans, corn, and rice to cook and sell to support her family. Irine is 47 years old and the mother of 5 children, and all are currently studying in school. She also cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    26% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Sulamita
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sulamita is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy apparel for men, women, and children.
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    Sulamita is 28 years old. Sulamita lives in the Vicente Camalote region of Mexico. Her and her husband have 2 children. Sulamita is very proud that her eldest daughter is attending elementary school. Recently, Sulamita has begun to sell clothing as a means of financing her daughter's education. Sulamita has requested a World Vision business loan so that she can purchase more clothes for resale. She intends to purchase apparel for men, women, and children. Sulamita plans to work very hard by selling clothes on a door to door basis.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Chhuon
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Chhuon is from Cambodia. He needs a loan of $300 to buy a cow.
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    For more than 5 years Chhuon has operated his small business in the Samrong Tong region in Cambodia. He grows rice to sell to customers in his community. Chhuon has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy a cow. This will improve his farm and help Chhuon increase his overall income. He cares for 3 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Nelson
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Nelson is from Kenya. He has 4 children. He needs a loan of $500 to buy corn flour and cooking fat.
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    For more than 5 years Nelson has operated his small business in the Matete region in Kenya. He sells flour, rice, cooking oil, bread and washing detergents to customers in his community. Nelson has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy corn flour and cooking fat in bulk for resale in his shop. Nelson is 47 years old and the father of 4 children, and they are all currently studying in school. He also cares for 5 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Beverly
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Beverly is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $450 to buy plastics, metals, and bottles.
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    Beverly is 35 years old and runs a small business selling metals, plastics and bottles. She lives in World Vision's Bohol 04-ll region in Philippines. Beverly has sold metals, plastics and bottles in this area for more than 5 years. Beverly has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy plastics, metals and bottles for resale. Beverly and her husband have 2 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Inocencia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Inocencia is from Philippines. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy pig feeds and pig supplements.
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    Inocencia is 49 years old and runs a small business raising pigs. She lives in World Vision's Bohol 04-ll region in the Philippines. Inocencia has raised pigs in this area for 4 years. Inocencia has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy pig feeds and pig supplements. This will help Inocencia raise and sell more pigs, which will increase her overall income. Inocencia and her husband have 4 children, all 4 of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Ayi
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ayi is from Ghana. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy grain.
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    For the last 5 years Ayi has operated her small business in the Savelugu Nanton region in Ghana. She sells grain to customers in her community. Ayi has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy grain in bulk for resale. Ayi is 53 years old and the mother of 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school. She also cares for 4 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Khit
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Khit is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase fertilizer, seeds, and pay plowing fees.
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    For more than 5 years Khit has operated her small business in the Banan region in Cambodia. She grows rice to sell to customers in her community. She also has 2 employees to help her run her farm. Khit has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer, seeds, and pay plowing fees. This will help her increase her income to support her family. Khit is 30 years old and the mother of 4 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school.
    22% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Chann
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Chann is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase fertilizer and seeds.
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    Chann is 35 years old and runs a small business growing rice and working for others. She lives in World Vision's Sot Nikum region in Cambodia. Chann has grown rice in this area for more than 5 years. Chann has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer and seeds. This will help Chann grow and sell more rice which will increase her overall income. Chann and her husband have 2 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    20% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Loun
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Loun is from Cambodia. He has 4 children. He needs a loan of $450 to buy fertilizer and pesticides.
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    Loun is 36 years old and has operated his small business in the Thma Puok (Thmor Puok) region in Cambodia for more than 5 years. He grows rice to sell to customers in his community. Loun has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy fertilizer and pesticides. This will increase his overall income which Loun needs to support his family. Loun is the father of 4 children, of whom 3 are currently studying in school.
    97% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Felix
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Felix is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $350 to increase his working capital.
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    Felix is 28 years old and runs a small business providing barber services. He lives in World Vision's Winam Urban region in Kenya. Felix has been a barber in this area for more than 5 years. Felix has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to increase his working capital. This will help Felix provide more barber services, which will increase his overall income. Felix and his wife have 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school. He also cares for 1 additional dependent in his home.
    94% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Chhen
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Chhen is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase fertilizer.
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    Chhen is 26 years old and runs a small business growing rice and raising pigs. She lives in World Vision's Rovieng region in Cambodia. Chhen has grown rice and raised pigs in this area for more than 5 years. She also has 2 employees who help her run her farm. Chhen has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer. This will help Chhen grow and sell more rice and increase her overall income. Chhen and her husband have 2 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school.
    65% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Laura
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Laura is from Philippines. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy supplies for food vending.
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    Laura is 36 years old and runs a small business selling meals. She lives in World Vision's Bohol 04-ll region in the Philippines. Laura has sold meals in this area for more than 5 years. Laura has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan she would like to buy more supplies to make meals to sell. Laura and her husband have 5 children, of whom 4 are currently studying in school.
    26% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Hyrine
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Hyrine is from Kenya. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase more clothes.
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    For the last 2 years Hyrine has operated her small business in the Bandaptai region in Kenya. She sells clothes to customers in her community. Hyrine has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase more clothes for resale in her shop. Hyrine is 41 years old and the mother of 5 children, of whom 4 are currently studying in school.
    10% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • John
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    John is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $350 to buy seedlings.
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    For more than 5 years John has operated his small business in the Kabarnet region in Kenya. He grows corn and beans to sell to customers in his community. John has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy seedlings for planting. John is 44 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.
    54% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350

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