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Lending History

  • Elvie
    They gave
    $250
    This loan is fully funded
    Elvie is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $275 to start a new farming business .
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    Elvie is a 30 year old mother who runs a variety store. Most of her customers are farmers. She enjoys her work and is not afraid of working until dusk. To improve her current income, she is also into farming. This area is good for farming and most people are grateful for the vast fields. She will use the loan to buy fertilizer for her crops. She looks forward to the day when her income will be stable and she will earn more than enough for her family. Elvie’s dream is to be able to keep working to get her family ahead. She is dedicated to her family of three children: Ella-10, Tanya-8 and Yousep-7. Her income is used for her family’s basic needs and her children’s education. Additional income will be used to invest in another business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $275
  • Syliviane
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Syliviane is from Rwanda. He needs a loan of $525 to purchase charcoal.
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    Syliviane sells charcoal in his hometown of Kibirizi, Rwanda. He will use his loan from World Vision to buy more charcoal to sell, and in doing so, be able to properly run and grow his business. The increased income from his business will help Syliviane keep his business well organized and he will be able to sell his charcoal to his community at reasonable prices. He will use the profits from his business to meet the basic needs and improve life for him and his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $525
  • Piyo
    They gave
    $100
    This loan is fully funded
    Piyo is from Rwanda. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $225 to purchase more drinks to offer his customers.
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    Piyo is from the community of Mataba, Rwanda and owns and operates a store where he sells soft drinks. Currently, he does not have enough capital to purchase the soft drinks he needs to expand his business. Thus, he has requested a loan from World Vision in order to purchase more soft drinks to sell to his customers. Piyo is confident that the loan will help improve life for himself and his family. His goal is that his business will become financially stable and that he will be able to provide for his family. As a result of this loan, any additional income will be saved so that he will eventually be able to renovate his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $225
  • Rosalita
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Rosalita is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $225 to purchase farming materials, such as planting equipment and fertilizers. .
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    Rosalita grows sugarcane in Manjuyod, Negros Oriental to earn a living. She has three children. Due to low income, she has great difficulty sending all three of her children to school. This loan will help Rosalita purchase farming materials, such as planting equipment and fertilizers. Her business goal is to become a successful farmer and earn a sustainable income. Any additional income will be used to pay for her and her family’s daily expenses in their home as well as pay for her children’s schooling.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $225
  • Charles
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Charles is from Kenya. He has 5 children. He needs a loan of $450 to purchase tomato seeds, and help for digging and planting.
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    Charles is a father of 5 and wants to provide and better life for him and his family. He has a small fruit farm which he is looking to improve. Due to the lack of capital charles is unable to provide the proper supplies for his farm. He is also unable to provide his family with school fees and money for their basic needs. With a loan from World Vision he would like to improve his fruit growing business by purchasing insecticides. This will improve his crop and help him sell more fruit. With the income he will be able to provide for his family and pay school fees along with growing his business. In the future he hopes expand his farm to include dairy cows and poultry. With this he will be able to provide food not only for his family but people in the community as well.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Alba
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Alba is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $475 to buy corn.
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    Alba Lopez is a 49 years old widow. She has three children: Emanual, who is in the 3rd grade of junior high; Alondra, who is in the 1st grade of high school, and Carlos, who is already married. Alba has been selling corn for over 10 years now. She started this business because she thought it would be a secure source of income and she wanted to generate enough money to support her children in school and to offer them a better quality of life. Before Alba was offered a World Vision Micro Loan, she was going through many economic problems. She didn’t have enough money to support her family or to invest in her business. With the loan, Alba will buy more corn to sell. She is sure that this loan is going to help her alot. Now she will be able to have a stable economic source of income to help her improve her children’s quality of life. She is sure that her business will not only help her but will help other people in her community as well. Her neighbors no longer need to go to other communities to buy corn; they can save time and money buying it from her. Alba’s goal is to make her business a success by increasing her sales and stocking up her inventory. By increasing her profits, her family will be able to enjoy of a better quality of life and a promising future. She hopes to be able to send her children to college. She is also thinking of buying a new washing machine.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Loem
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Loem is from Cambodia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase fertilizer.
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    Loem supports her family by farming her land. She has a rice farm, and she also grows vegetables for her family and to sell in the market. Due to insufficient capital to invest in her farm, she is struggling to make ends meet. She wants to expand her farm and increase profitability in order to improve living conditions for her large family. A loan from World Vision will allow Loem to purchase enough fertilizer for her entire farm. This improvement will increase both her yield and the quality of her crops. With the additional income she will earn, Loem will be able to afford for her six children to attend school regularly. She will be able to rent a plow and hire others to work in her rice fields. In addition to providing employment in her community, she will have more vegetables to sell locally so people don’t have to travel long distances to buy them.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Edith
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Edith is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $550 to purchase underclothes for women.
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    Edith is 28 years old and is married to Agustin, a field worker. They have one child and live in the Acatlan community, the top sugar producing area in the state of Oaxaca. Edith has only an elementary school education. When she and her husband encountered hard economic times four years ago, Edith began working by selling underclothes to women by catalog. She goes from house to house selling clothes, showing the catalogs to her friends and neighbors. When she gets enough orders, she supplies and delivers them to her customers and is paid for the products. Edith is requesting a loan to buy more catalogs, underclothes, blouses and pajamas. Edith is excited that she gets more customers day by day. Sometimes people even come to her house to see the catalogs. Her goal is to support her husband in paying for their household expenses and to provide her child with a better quality of life.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Minerva
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Minerva is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy meat.
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    Minerva is a single mother and she works most of her time to be able to support her daughters and provide them a proper education. Minerva sells meat to neighbors in her community. She doesn’t currently have a shop from which to sell meat but that doesn’t stop her from doing her job. Instead, it encourages her to expand her business. Clients place their orders with her and by noon they have what they asked for. Minerva is happy and thanks God that her business is going well, but she needs the loan to buy more pork to sell during the holidays. She wants to keep moving forward and to be able to pay for her daughter's education. She says: “Thank you for all your support”. Minerva is 43 years old. She studied only through elementary school. She’s a single mother and has two daughters, ages 2 and 15. They live in a sugarcane zone in the state of Oaxaca.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Dejene
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Dejene is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $575 to expand inventory.
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    Dejene Lengemo operates a small general store in Gimbicho Ethiopia. His products are selling well and the business is growing. He could grow the business faster if he had more of a variety of products available for sale, but he does not have the funds to expand his inventory. With a loan from World Vision Dejene will buy more products for resale to his customers. The additional income he earns will enable him to feed his family better.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $575
  • Abebech
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Abebech is from Ethiopia. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $175 to buy an ox for farming.
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    Already a sucessful farmer, Abebech Tiremo, mother of five, is working hard to ensure that her children have a better future. She believes agriculture is a good business to make a profit. As she explains, "If I work hard, I will be able to be successful in generating more income to provide for my children." Alhough she is eager to expand her farm, due to her limited financial resources, she has not been able to. With a loan from World Vision, she will be able to purchase an ox that will enable her to increase her business and provide quality produce to the local markets. The additional income she generates will allow her to better provide for her children, send them to school, and help her on her way to owning a home. In the long term, she plans on starting a grain store in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Moses
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Moses is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $375 to increase the inventory in his store.
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    Moses owns a store in the Katito township. He is the sole provider for his family and is responsible for meeting their basic needs of food and clothing as well as paying school fees for his children. With a micro loan from World Vision Moses will purchase goods to sell in his store which will not only boost his profits but will also meet the needs of his community. Moses business is an asset to his community and to his personal livelihood. With this loan he will be able to insure that his store is well stocked and that he is able to provide for the needs and demands.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Kadija
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Kadija is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $275 to purchase animal medicine and feed, and more sheep.
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    Kadija operates a small sheep raising business. This business has the potential to be profitable and sustainable if she can expand her operation, however she lacks the capital to invest. Her goal is to improve her business so she can make a better life for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Kadija will purchase more sheep, and the feed and medicine she needs to keep them healthy. With the additional income she will earn from this improvement, she will be able to support her family completely, providing them with more nutritious food, better clothing, and other daily necessities. Her three children will be able to attend school consistently. In the future, Kadija plans to continue to invest in her business and to build her sheep an enclosure to keep them safer.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $275
  • Samnang
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Samnang is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer.
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    Samnang is a widow who grows rice and other crops for a living to support her four children. She works hard as a farmer but she faces difficult economic conditions and she lacks the capital needed to maintain her fields. With a loan from World Vision Samnang will be able to buy fertilizer to nourish her fields and produce more crops. With the profits she hopes to better provide for her family and to reinvest in her business. Her future goal is to expand her rice field and to participate more in the community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Monica
    They gave
    $225
    This loan is fully funded
    Monica is from Kenya. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $325 to buy food stock.
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    Monica Owiti lives in Katito, Kenya and operates a small hotel. She lacks the capital to purchase the necessary food stock needed to run her hotel. Due to a lack of funds Monica is also unable to pay for her children's school fees. A loan from World Vision will help her invest back into the hotel and provide school fees for her family. Monica hopes to one day be able to create employment for others in her community. Monica has four children and wants to provide a better life for them.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $325
  • Mary
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mary is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $500 to buy more maize for resale.
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    Mary Achieng buys maize cereal and sells it at the market in Katitio, Kenya. She could sell more cereal but she does not have enough money to buy more maize. With a loan from World Vision, Mary will be able to buy more maize to sell at the market. She will use the additional income she earns to provide for her children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Geofrey
    They gave
    $325
    This loan is fully funded
    Geofrey is from Kenya. He has 4 children. He needs a loan of $625 to purchase materials and spare parts.
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    Geofrey Kuria is a father of four, who lives with his family in Kambogo, a rural part of Kenya. He works very hard at repairing motorcycles, bicycles and motorbikes. He wants to become the primary motorcycle sales and repair shop in his community, to help provide for his family. With a loan from World Vision, Geofrey will be able to purchase spare parts and materials to grow his repair shop business and income. With the additional income, Geofrey will be able to provide better living conditions for his family and provide for their daily needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $625

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