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Lending History

  • Marlene
    They gave
    $175
    This loan is fully funded
    Marlene is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $200 purchase additional supplies.
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    Marlene Escano lives in Maragondon, Cavite and has a thriving Sari-sari Store (General Store) business since 2000. Recently, she found out that competitors started the same business in her area. With the money from the loan, she plans to add more goods to sell. She will use the money to buy 3 sacks of rice, 5 game controllers and song books. She is hoping that with her business plans she will be able to have a better profit than before. The additional income will go to her family's daily consumption and possible new business opportunities.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Susan
    They gave
    $150
    This loan is fully funded
    Susan is from Philippines. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $375 Additional Capital for Farm Cultivation.
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    Susan Calamaya is 38 years old. She lives in Brookes Point, Palawan with her family. She has been farming since 2008 to earn a living. She has 5 children: Aireen-21, Allan-20, Aaron-15, Salvador-14 and Edgar-12. She is hoping that she will have an improvement on her crop yield. She is requesting for a loan in order that she can buy fertilizer and insecticide for her farm. She will use her increased income to support her children's education and her family's daily consumption.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Julia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Julia is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $925 to purchase gold and silver jewelry and ceramic figurines to sell.
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    Mrs. Julia Sanchez Valdivia lives in the community of Tetela, which is in the township of Acatlan de Perez Figueroa in the state of Oaxaca. She’s married, and has three children who are also married. Four years ago Julia started selling bracelets, earrings, necklaces, and rings made of silver and gold. Over time, her business grew and she began selling ceramic figurines. She sells these items door-to-door and says that thanks to God, she has been very successful. Julia has requested a loan from World Vision in order to invest more into her business. She intends to purchase more silver and gold jewelry in addition to ceramic figurines. One day she hopes to have her own establishment. She says that money does not grow on trees, and you have to work very hard to obtain it. Julia is very grateful to World Vision for the opportunity that she has been given through the loan that will make her business prosper.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $925
  • Paula
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Paula is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $925 to buy cooking supplies.
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    Paula enjoys the young people who buy her food and candies from the grocery of a Junior High School. She and her husband Victor had been facing many economic problems before getting this loan support. Sales were decreasing due to the economy. She has confidence now that their income will improve. With a loan from World Vision she will invest in the purchase of a blender, the candies and ingredients needed to cook the food: such as tomatoes, chilies, onions, rice, beans, salt and oil. Her short term goal is to invest in her business and grow it. Her heart’s desire is to build a Mexican food restaurant. Paula and Victor have 2 children whose names are Jennifer and Victor. Jennifer is in High School, second level. Victor Jr. is in the fourth grade of Elementary School. Paula started her business to help her children in their education. She and her husband are grateful for this loan, and for how it will improve their family’s quality of life and economic stability. Her children will be able to pursue professional careers.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $925
  • Annonciatha
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Annonciatha is from Rwanda. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase soft drinks.
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    Annonciatha owns and operates a shop where she sells soft drinks. She plans to use her loan to purchase more soft drinks to sell to her customers. Her main business challenge is that she does not have proper funds to purchase enough soft drinks to make an adequate profit. Annonciatha is confident that the loan will help improve life for her and her family. Her goal is that her business will become financially stable and that she will continue to earn a profit. Any additional income will be saved so that she will eventually be able to renovate her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Mariana
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mariana is from Mexico. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $1,300 to purchase fruit and vegetables .
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    Mariana has a business selling fruit and vegetables in several local towns. With a loan from World Vision, Mariana plans to buy larger quantities and a larger variety of fruit and vegetables. The additional income she will earn by expanding her business will make better life for her family and benefit local communities. Mariana is thirty one years old, married, and has four children. She began her business ten years ago, to help her husband support their family. She purchases the foods at a wholesale market very early every morning, then sells them in several local communities. This loan will allow her to increase her income so she can purchase more containers for the food and a scale to weigh them. In the future, Mariana hopes to save money and continue to invest in her business so she can have her own store close to the local communities.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,300
  • Macrina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Macrina is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $1,600 to purchase clothes.
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    Macrina Cisneros Noyola lives in the community of Montecillos, Guerrero. She is 59 years old and is married to Mr. Eduardo. They have 3 children - Eligio, Yesenia and Luis Antonio. All of them are married and are no longer in school. Macrina has a business selling clothes. She decided to start this business, because she wanted to find a way to support her husband with the expenses of her house and to improve the quality of their lives. With a loan from World Vision Macrina will invest in the purchase of more clothes, such as: trousers, skirts, shorts, shirts, t-shirts, blouses and underclothes. Previously she had economic problems because she did not have enough capital to invest again in her business. So she lost some customers and the sales decreased as well as her profits. She is very sure that this loan will benefit her family and she will get a better quality of life. She will be able to support her children if they have any problems. Macrina's desire is to be successful in her business and to build a clothes store. She will increase her sales and grow it more to receive a better income. She wants to save some money to build a kitchen for her home. She knows she will continue investing in her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,600
  • Meagay
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Meagay is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $175 to help with business costs.
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    Meagay sells fish. Her inspiration to work hard is her three children ages 1, 2 and 4. Meagay experiences successful days of making a good profit. However, she needs to provide basic necessities for her children first. With that and the increase in the costs of her business, sometimes she has difficulty funding her business again. Instead of borrowing from other people, she decided to request for a loan from World Vision to help her get out of this cycle. She and her family live in Espanola, Palawan. Herl income is used for her family’s daily needs to improve the quality of their lives, and savings for their education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Ruby Ann
    They gave
    $50
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    Ruby Ann is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $250 to pay for maintenance of tricycle.
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    Ruby Ann owns a tricycle taxi in Espanola, Palawan. She works hard transporting people to their destinations. She started this business two years ago, but her earnings are still low. This loan from World Vision will help pay for the maintenance of the tricycle. Ruby Ann plans to carry out a strategy that will help increase the profitability of her business. She also hopes to save for another business option. Additional income will be used for her family's daily consumption and for investment in another business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Sreav
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Sreav is from Cambodia. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $275 to buy seeds.
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    Sreav grows varieties of crops including rice, corn, and bean. Before becoming a farmer, she and her husband could not afford their own home and lived with her parents. Her oldest daughter was not able to stay in school because she stayed at home to care for her two younger siblings while her parents worked. With a loan from World Vision, Sreav will be able to expand her farm to two additional hectares of unfarmed land. With the profits from her farm, she and her husband will be able to build a small home of their own, they will have enough food for their family, they will no longer need to be dependent on Sreav's parents, and her daughter will be able to go back to school. In the future, she would like to buy additional farming tools and a motorbike.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $275
  • Pacita
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Pacita is from Philippines. She has 8 children. She needs a loan of $275 to increase inventory.
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    Pacita Rosales lives in Carmen, Cebu and has been selling cosmetics since 2009. She enjoys what she is doing, but would like to increase her profits. She is requesting funding from World Vision to add new cosmetic lines to her inventory as this would be a good way to increase her sales. Pacita has 8 children, however only of them still lives at home. She would like to be able to help all of them to get an education. Her additional income would go towards that and also to her having a more comfortable house someday.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $275
  • Jean Damascene
    They gave
    $50
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    Jean Damascene is from Rwanda. He needs a loan of $675 to purchase more products.
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    Jean Damascene lives in Mata with his family where he owns a business where he sells drinks. His main challenge has been that he has not had enough income available to expand his business. Jean Damascene hopes that with a loan from World Vision, he will be able to purchase more drinks that he will be able to then sell for a profit. A loan will enable Jean Damascene to improve his business, attract more customers, and make more sales so that he will be able to provide a better life for his family. The additional income that Jean Damanscene earns from his goods will allow him to save for his family and to pay school fees for his children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $675
  • Myrna
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Myrna is from Philippines. She has 7 children. She needs a loan of $700 Additional capital.
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    Since 1970, Myrna Casajeros of Maragondon, Cavite has made skewers and sold them for an income. She has seven children and the profit she makes will help her to pay for her children's education. By obtaining a loan, she can purchase more supplies and increase her production, thus earning more profits. Besides paying her children's school fees, she will reinvest money in her business. Myrna would also like to save some money for retirement.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $700
  • Christopher
    They gave
    $100
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    Christopher is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $300 to purchase four sets of TVs, spare parts for TVs and radios, and electronic appliances. .
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    Christopher owns a small shop where he sells electronics including TVs, radios, and small appliances. He faces high competition from other dealers. He is requesting a loan to purchase more electronics and spare parts. By better serving his customers' needs, his income will increase. The increased income would help to improve his family's living conditions. With three children to support, Christopher would be able to provide better food and school fees. His goal is to open another shop.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Rose
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Rose is from Kenya. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $75 to buy ingredients to enable her make her delicacies.
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    Rose Okothe is from Katito in Kenya. She sells a variety of food in an open-air stand to support her family and would like to increase the profit she earns but has little access to the capital she needs to invest in expanding her business. With a loan from World Vision, Rose will be able to sustain and grow her business, moving into a kiosk instead of selling food with vulnerability to the sun and poor weather. She will also be able to begin cooking specialty food items from her recipes for customers. With the profits from her expanded business, Rose will be able to create jobs in her community, provide for her four children's educational needs, and feed her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $75
  • Sunarsih
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sunarsih is from Indonesia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $225 to purchase more ingredients such as rice, oil and meats for her small restaurant.
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    Sunarsih has been running a small restaurant business with her friend for the past few years. She cooks and sells various foods such as sautéed vegetables, fried chicken, fried fermented soybeans and vegetable soup. She is challenged by her poor health. With the loan, Sunarsih will grow her business and increase her income. She hopes to save enough money to open a small restaurant of her own for her family, because her current restaurant is a joint business with a friend. With the additional income, she will be able to improve her family’s living conditions.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $225
  • Gilbert
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Gilbert is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $625 to add stock to his electrical supplies shop.
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    Gilbert Changwony lives in Iten, Kenya where he sells electronic supplies. He has requested a loan from World Vision, as he hopes to keep up with the needs of his customers and turn his store into a one-stop electrical supermarket. He has, therefore, requested a loan from World Vision in order to restock his store. With the profits he hopes to make, Gilbert will improve his family's standard of living. He will also continue investing in his store. Gilbert believes that this loan will help him provide for his community's and family's needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $625
  • Jane
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Jane is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $275 to purchase shoes and expand her business.
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    Jane Ngugi lives in Nairobi where she has a business selling shoes for a living. Their is a lot of competition in the area from other dealers and her business is not very good. Jane is determined to have a successful business and feels that by having more of a variety of shoes to offer that she will be able to get more customers. She is asking for funding from World Vision that will make it possible for her to do this. All of her income goes towards providing for her family's daily needs. She would like to be able to improve the living standards of her family, but with her current income, she is not able to. With an increased income she would also have the funds to pay for her children's education. Her plans for the future include opening at least one other shop which would also provide jobs for others in her community,
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $275
  • Rebecca J
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Rebecca J is from Kenya. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $375 to purchase cereals and farm products.
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    Rebecca J. Bugar lives in Moigutwo, Kenya. She owns a retail shop selling a variety of cereals and farm products. Rebecca would like to open a larger shop selling food, as well as purchase wholesale items to sell, but she has little access to capital. As a result of a loan from World Vision, Rebecca will be able to improve her business by varying and increasing her stock. She will be able to support her four children, supplying food for her family and paying for her children’s educational needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Irina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Irina is from Armenia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,300 to purchase clothing for resale.
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    Irina is in the retail business, primarily selling clothing. She lives together with her husband, who works in construction, and her two children. Irina's business has been good, but she has been unable to invest in the expansion of her business. With this loan, Irina will purchase more clothing in order to increase the variety of clothing that she sells. This way, she will meet her clients' demands. With the expansion of her retail business, Irina will be able to provide her family with better living conditions.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,300
  • Gohar
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Gohar is from Armenia. She needs a loan of $750 to buy a cow.
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    Gohar’s main income comes from her cattle farm. Gohar Harutyunyan lives with her parents in Meghri city. Gohar works as a radio dispatcher at the local emergency response department but her main income comes from the cattle farm. The profit covers her and her pensioner parents’ expenses. Gohar sells the cattle she raises to the local traders. In the long term, Gohar dreams her hard work starts to pay off, and her living conditions will improve. For now, she is asking for a loan to purchase another cow. Gohar hopes that an additional cattle will add to the profit of her farm. This income will allow for more financial stability and a better future for Gohar and her parents.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $750
  • Ayelech
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ayelech is from Ethiopia. She has 8 children. She needs a loan of $175 to buy an ox.
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    Ayelech, a mother of eight from Abela Zegine, Ethiopia, is engaged in agricultural activities. She has faced serious financial constraint and lacks the capital to strengthen her agricultural business. With a loan through World Vision, Ayelech will be able to buy an ox to help with ploughing, cutting down on ploughing time and producing a higher yield. Additional income created will allow her to better provide for her family and reinvest in her business. Ayelech has a long dream of expanding her business, creating a grain store, and owning a home for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Gayane
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Gayane is from Armenia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase livestock.
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    Gayane is from Goris, Armenia where she farms the land with her family. Gayane has problems with her eyes, but she doesn’t have sufficient financial means to have an operation. With a loan from World Vision, Gayane plans on increasing the amount of livestock on the land. Gayane will gain more income and will have the necessary financial means to get have the operation on her eyes. Because of this loan, Gayane can increase her income and improve her family's living conditions.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Hermine
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Hermine is from Armenia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase livestock.
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    Hermine lives in Goris, Armenia with her family. Hermine earns her family's income from keeping livestock. But she doesn’t have enough financial means to meet her family’s daily needs. With a loan from World Vision, Hermine will increase the livestock on the land and be able to develop agriculture. The additional income will also help Hermine to improve her family’s living. Hermine will most importantly be able to create a good foundation for her children’s future and promote the community's agriculture development.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Alvard
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Alvard is from Armenia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $800 to purchase seeds and animal feed.
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    Alvard is in the business of cultivating land which she rents. She wants to expand her business and improve her crop yield to make her business more profitable. A small investment of capital could help Alvard to earn enough to meet her family’s needs and improve their circumstances. With a loan from World Vision, Alvard plans to purchase seed for cultivation. The additional income she will earn from this business improvement could make a big difference to her family. Alvard and her husband care for their grandchildren while her two sons work abroad. By improving her agricultural business at home, Alvard hopes that her sons can come home and take over the business, earning enough to support the entire family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $800
  • Geghanush
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Geghanush is from Armenia. She needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase livestock.
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    Geghanush lives in Getap, Armenia with her family. She wants to increase the livestock and cultivate the lands more accurately. However, her profits are just enough to pay her family's daily expenses. A loan from World Vision will allow Geghanush to develop the business and ensure better living conditions for her family. Geghanush will increase the livestock on the land and allow her to begin cultivating the land.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Svetlana
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Svetlana is from Armenia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase seeds, fertilizer and fuel.
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    Svetlana cultivates land and breeds cattle. She lives with her husband, son, daughter-in-law, grandchild and parents-in-law. Svetalana needs a World Vision loan to purchase seeds, fertilizer and fuel to help her organize and cultivate the land for a good harvest. She has applied for a loan in amount of USD 100. This World Vision loan will generate income to allow her to give her family a good quality of life and economic stability.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Abibata
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Abibata is from Ghana. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $200 to purchase grains to sell.
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    Abibata is 37 years old and runs a small business selling grains. She lives in World Vision's Savelugu Nanton region in Ghana. Abibata has sold grains in this area for more than 5 years. Abibata has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to purchase grains to resell. Abibata and her husband have 1 child who is currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Bety Amalia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Bety Amalia is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to buy ingredients for making natural health products.
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    Bety Amalia is 29 years old and runs a small business selling natural health products. She lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Bety Amalia has sold natural health products in this area for more than 5 years. Bety Amalia has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy Vaseline, glycerin, soap, cocoa-based body lotions, and many other ingredients to create her products. Bety Amalia and her husband have 1 child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Owusu
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Owusu is from Ghana. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $450 to purchase goods in bulk.
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    Owusu is 40 years old and runs a small business selling general goods. She lives in World Vision's Kintampo South region in Ghana. Owusu has sold general goods in this area for the last 4 years. Owusu has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to purchase goods in bulk. Owusu and her husband have 1 child, who is currently studying in school. She also cares for 4 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Kranh
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Kranh is from Cambodia. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase fertilizer and seeds.
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    Kranh is 39 years old and runs a small business growing corn. She lives in World Vision's Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. Kranh has grown corn in this area for more than 5 years. Kranh has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer and seeds. This will help Kranh grow and sell more corn, which will increase her overall income. Kranh and her husband have 5 children, of whom 4 are currently studying in school. She also cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    39% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Aron
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Aron is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $300 to pay for motorcycle maintenance.
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    Aron is 55 years old and runs a small business providing motorcycle transportation. He lives in World Vision's Soweto Tulia region in Kenya. Aron has provided transportation in this area for the last 2 years. Aron has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to pay for motorcycle maintenance. This will help Aron provide more transportation which will increase his overall income. He cares for 3 dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Charmine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Charmine is from Philippines. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase piglets and feed.
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    Charmine is 20 years old and runs a small business raising hogs to sell to customers in her community. She lives in World Vision's Haven of Rest I region in the Philippines. Charmine has raised hogs in this area for the last 3 years. Charmine has requested a loan from World Vision to purchase piglets and feed. This investment will help Charmine expand her business and earn larger profits. Charmine has 1 child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Magdalena
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Magdalena is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $150 to buy items to sell in stationery store.
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    Magdalena is 28 years old and runs a small business selling stationery. She lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Magdalena has sold stationery in this area for the last year. Magdalena has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy bond paper, cardboard in different colors, notebooks, tape, markers, glue, colored pencils, and related items. This will help Magdalena increase sales and raise her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Sovann
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sovann is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $300 to buy fertilizer.
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    Sovann is 23 years old and runs a small business growing corn. She lives in World Vision's Rattanak Mondul region in Cambodia. Sovann has grown corn in this area for more than 5 years. She also has 2 employees who help her run her farm. Sovann has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer. This will help Sovann grow and sell more corn which will increase her overall income. Sovann and her husband have 1 child.
    32% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Mbura
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mbura is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $500 to purchase auto parts for resale.
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    For the last 3 years Mbura has operated his small business in the Bamba region in Kenya. He sells auto parts to customers in his community. Mbura has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase auto parts to offer for sale to support his family. Mbura is 30 years old and the father of 2 children, and both of them are currently studying in school.
    81% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Cham
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Cham is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer, pesticide and pig feed.
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    For the last 6 years, Cham has operated her small business in the Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. She grows rice to sell to the customers in her community. She also has 3 employees to help her run her farm. Cham also has a second business, where she grows piglets. This second business provides a supplemental income, which Cham needs to support her family. Cham has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer, pesticide and pig feeds to support her family. Cham is 24 years old and the mother of a child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Stella
    They gave
    $25
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    Stella is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $200 to buy firewood and scrap metals to sell.
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    For more than 5 years Stella has operated her small business in the Bohol 04-ll region in Philippines. She sells firewood to customers in her community. Stella also has a second business where she sells scrap. This consists of recyclable materials left over from product manufacturing and consumption, such as parts of vehicles, building supplies, and surplus materials. Unlike waste, scrap has monetary value. This second business provides a supplemental income which Stella needs to support her family. Stella has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy more firewood and scrap to sell to support her family. Stella is 27 years old and the mother of 3 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Jane
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Jane is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $200 to buy more rice to sell.
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    For the last 5 years Jane has operated her small business in the Matete region in Kenya. She sells rice to customers in her community. Jane has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy more rice to sell to support her family. Jane is 41 years old and the mother of 3 children, all are currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    47% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Stephen
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Stephen is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $250 to improve his services.
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    Stephen is 30 years old and runs a small business providing masonry. He lives in World Vision's Bamba region in Kenya. Stephen has provided masonry in this area for more than 5 years. Stephen has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to improve his services and increase his overall income. Stephen and his wife have 3 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Martin
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Martin is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $500 to buy more medicine.
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    Martin is 24 years old and runs a small pharmacy. He lives in World Vision's Soweto Tulia region in Kenya. Martin has sold medicine in this area for the last 3 years. He also has 1 employee who helps him run his shop. Martin has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to buy more medicine to sell. This loan will help Marin create a thriving business.
    73% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Maria
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria is from Philippines. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $250 to pay her accounts payable.
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    Maria is 53 years old and runs a small business selling fish. She lives in World Vision's Bohol 04-ll region in Philippines. Maria has sold fish in this area for more than 5 years. Maria has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to pay her accounts payable. Maria and her husband have 1 child, who is currently studying in school.
    84% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Rath
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Rath is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase fertilizer.
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    Rath is 26 years old and runs a small business growing rice and potatoes. She lives in World Vision's Sangkum Thmey region in Cambodia. Rath has grown rice and potatoes in this area for the last 4 years. She also has more than 3 employees who help her run her farm. Rath has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer. This will help Rath grow and sell more rice and potatoes which will increase her overall income. Rath and her husband have 2 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school.
    14% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Ven
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ven is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $150 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    For more than 5 years Ven has operated her small business in the Sot Nikum region in Cambodia. She raises fish to sell to customers in her community. Ven also has a second business working for others for a fee. This second business provides a supplemental income which Ven needs to support her family. Ven has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and pesticide. This will help Ven raise and sell more fish and increase her overall income. Ven is 22 years old and the mother of 1 child.
    63% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Ma. Garcia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ma. Garcia is from Philippines. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $150 to buy fishing nets.
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    Ma. Garcia is 32 years old and runs a small business raising fish to sell to customers in her community. She lives in World Vision's Bohol 04-ll region in Philippines. Ma. Garcia has raised fish in this area for the last 4 years. Ma. Garcia has requested a loan from World Vision to buy fishing nets. This investment will help Ma. Garcia expand her business and earn larger profits. Ma. Garcia and her husband have 5 children, of whom 3 are currently studying in school.
    75% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Vit
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Vit is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase fertilizer.
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    For the last 4 years Vit has operated her small business in the Koh Krolor region in Cambodia. She grows rice to sell to customers in her community. She also has 2 employees to help her run her farm. Vit also has a secondary occupation where she provides labor services to earn a daily wage. This second job provides a supplemental income which Vit needs to support her family. Vit has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer. This will allow her to grow and sell more crops and support her family. Vit is 31 years old and the mother of 4 children.
    6% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500

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