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Stephanie

Lending History

  • Angelica
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Angelica is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $425 buying beads, thread, and needles for her bead embroidery business.
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    Angelica Lopez Benito is from the calm community of Cochoapa. Angelica beads and embroiders for a living. She has two daughters named Miriam (4 years old) and Yoselin (1 year old). Angelica has had a lot of problems trying to support her children. At times she has not been able to pay the doctor for his services until she has been able to sell some of her embroidery work. She also has problems giving her daughters the food they need to grow healthy and strong. Angelica believes that a loan that will help her buy more beads, thread, and needles will ultimately help increase her earnings. She would like to provide her daughters with a better diet and be able to send them to school. She would also like to buy some items for her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Anastasia
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Anastasia is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $325 to purchase more maize.
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    Mrs. Anastasia Meza Bustos is from Cuajinicuilapa Gro. She buys and sells maize, particularly in September, as maize is very scarce during this month and people sell it at a very high price. Thus, Anastasia would like to use her loan from World Vision to invest in more maize. She says that she has not experienced financial difficulties in her lifetime, and credits God for this. She also credits the fact that she is a hard worker and she has fewer mouths to feed as all of her children are married now. According to Anastasia, this loan will be greatly beneficial to her because she will be able to continue investing in her business and it will be enough to support herself and her husband. Her goal is to continue growing her business until she is able to convert it into a warehouse, for the purchase and sale of seeds. The increased profits will benefit her and her family as she will be able to help her children if they ever have financial difficulties. Moreover, she will also be able to continue reinvesting in her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $325
  • Angelique
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Angelique is from Rwanda. She needs a loan of $1,025 to purchase lemonade, biscuits and sugar.
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    Angelique has a grocery store where she sells various household goods and foods. Her main challenge is having insufficient capital to invest in her business. This means she struggles to provide the goods her customers are asking for. This loan will ensure that she is better able to stock her store. In this way, she will be able to provide necessities for her family. In the future, Angelique hopes to expand her business to provide a greater variety of items.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,025
  • Maria De Los Angeles
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria De Los Angeles is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $1,225 to purchase fruit and vegetables.
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    Maria makes a living by selling fruit and vegetables at her produce store. Her desire is to invest in and expand her business so that her profits will increase. In this way, she will be able to make a better life for herself and her family. With a loan from World Vision, Maria plans to purchase a large variety of produce, including tomatoes, onion, potatoes, garlic, and chilis in addition to many kinds of fruit. Maria is thirty one years old and single. She supports her elderly parents, who can no longer work. The additional income she will earn from increasing her business will allow Maria to provide better care for her parents. In the future, Maria hopes to continue to invest in her business and to build a larger store.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,225
  • Sarah
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Sarah is from Rwanda. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,025 to purchase more goods to sell such as: lotions, soap, and biscuits.
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    Sarah owns and operates a small shop that sells a variety of goods. Right now she does not have enough money to purchase items to keep her shelves stocked. With her loan, she would be more items to sell, such as lotions, soaps, biscuits, and more. Sarah believes that a loan will help improve her business and livelihood. She plans to use her profits to make a better life for her and her family. Her main business goal is to expand her shop and sell more items. In the future, she hopes to become financially stable and earn enough money to save for her children’s future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,025
  • Virginia
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Virginia is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $150 additional capital.
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    Virginia make the most of her cellphone. She offers load retailing to cellphone users. She started this business in 2009 to help her two children aged 8 years old and 3 months. The loan that she requested will give a boost to her current business. The profit will help buy the basic needs like supplements and milk and education of her child. She is 34 years old from Tagbabalat, Espanola, Palawan.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Emily J
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Emily J is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $725 to buy more grains to sell.
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    Emily J, a mother of three from Emsea, Kenya, buys and sells grains and also runs an M-pesa (a mobile money transferring service). Her current challenge is the fluctuation of the prices of goods and competition of the business in the area. With a loan through World Vision, Emily J will be able to restock grains, expand her business, and employ others in her community. Additional income earned will allow Emily J to improve the standard of living and better provide for her family. In the future, Emily J would like to expand her business into an enterprise.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $725
  • Shukare
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Shukare is from Ethiopia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $175 to purchase materials for hand crafts.
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    Shukare is a skilled artisan who makes hand crafts for a living. Through her hand crafts, she makes a profit to support her family. "I want to work hard and improve my life. My family no longer suffers from shortage of things at home." she says. Shukare knows that when her business is going well, she earns more income. However, she is not able to properly invest in her business because of a shortage of capital. “As I keep on growing my business, my income is also growing. Thanks to a loan from World Vision, Shukare has hope for a future. "I can improve my life style. My children no longer face challenges because I can help them." Shukare feels happy in her business. "My business is...booming. It is encouraging. When my business is growing, I will have more customers and I can supply my products to them, she" says. In the future, Shukare wants to plant vegetables in her garden to generate even more income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Tirunesh
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Tirunesh is from Ethiopia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy an ox for farming.
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    Tirunesh, which means good, is a good mother of six children. And like mothers around the world, Tirunesh want to provide a better life her children. For Tirunesh, farming is a way to provide for her family. Tirunesh believes that if she works hard, she will be successful. The challenge she faces is that she lacks the money to make improvements on her farm that would make it more productive and profitable. Tirunesh explains, “I need financial support to develop my small farm into a sustainable livelihood for my family.” Thanks to the loan from World Vision, Tirunesh's farm will thrive. This will increase her sales and income. Tirunesh mentions, “The increased income will go towards giving my children a better quality of life.” .
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Thelma Edith
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Thelma Edith is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $450 to buy fertilizers, insecticides and manure.
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    For the last 3 years Thelma Edith has operated her small business in the Crescencio Morales region in Mexico. She grows peaches, avocados and gladiolus to sell to customers in her community. Thelma Edith has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizers, insecticides and manure. Thelma Edith is 32 years old, and she is the mother of 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school. Three years ago Thelma’s father-in-law gave her and her husband a piece of land, and they started growing beautiful flowers of different colors. This has been a successful business for her because of a Mexican holiday that causes the people buy many flowers in November. Thelma also uses part of this land to grow fruits such as peaches and avocados. She sells this produce in the wholesale food market of her community. She wants to use her loan to invest in materials that will allow her to grow high-quality produce, which will give her an edge over her competitors. She is thankful to all of the donors for giving her the opportunity to improve her children's living conditions.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Hana
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Hana is from Ethiopia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $550 to expand her business.
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    Hana has a small shop where she sells vegetables and various things to the local people. She is the mother of two children. Her goal is to be able to provide her children with a healthy diet and healthcare. Hana would like a loan to make improvements in her shop that would develop it into a sustainable livelihood for her family. Hana is working hard. As her business grows, the income she gets also grows. She can provide the local people with various types of vegetables. By keeping her business growing, she wants to help her friends. Eventually, she wants to open her own shop in her area. She excels in customer service and has what it takes to make her shop successful.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Sintayehu
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Sintayehu is from Ethiopia. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and selected seeds.
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    Sintayehu is a farmer. She will use a loan from World Vision to buy fertilizer and selected seeds. Sintayehu is happy with her farming business because she is confident that she will be successful if she works hard. Sintayehu is the mother of 5 children. With her additional income, she will improve her family's lifestyle and send her children to a good school. In the future, Sintayehu hopes to supply her community with various types of grains and fatten cattle to generate more income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Karen
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Karen is from Armenia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase seeds, saplings, and fertilizer.
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    Karen keeps an orchard to help support his family in Meghry, Armenia. Agriculture is the family’s main source of income, but it is not enough to regularly meet their needs. With the requested loan from World Vision, Karen plans to purchase seeds, saplings, and fertilizer in order to grow and improve his orchard. Additional income will help Karen to ensure better living conditions for his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000

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