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Lending History

  • 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
  • Vedaste
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    $25
    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
  • Joseph
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Joseph is from Rwanda. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $850 The loan will be used to purchase more wood to sell.
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    The loan will be used to purchase more wood to sell. His challenge is to get enough capital to properly run his business. A loan will enable Joseph to improve his business, attract more customers, and make more sales so that he will be able to have a better life for his family. His goal is to become financially stable. The additional income he earns from his wood business will allow him to purchase more wood to sell and he hopes this additional income will allow him to offer jobs to his community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Maria Del Carmen
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Del Carmen is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $550 to buy lipstick, perfumes, creams, eye shadows, eyeliners and nail polish. .
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    Mrs. Maria del Carmen is 39 years old, she studied up to junior high and she’s married to Mr. Edgar, who works in the field. They have two children; the oldest one is Edgar, who is 13 years old and goes to high school, and Mary, who goes to elementary school. They all live on the community of Vicente, on the state of Oaxaca. For more than two years she has been working on this, she sells cosmetic products thru catalog. She wants to help her husband cover some house expenses. She is noticing that the economic situation in the country is getting harder and that they need to provide the best possible education to her children. Mrs. Maria del Carmen sells cosmetics, she goes door to door selling her products to her friends and neighbors. She shows them her catalog and they place their orders, when she has a high number of orders, she goes to get them and then she gets paid for them. She is asking for a loan to buy lipstick, perfumes, creams, eye shadows, eye liners and nail polishers to sell. Mrs. Maria del Carmen hopes that with this loan she will be able to expand her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Armenak
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Armenak is from Armenia. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase fertilizer and seeds.
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    Armenak Malkhasyan is engaged in the agricultural business in Armenia. Armenak takes care of his wife and 3 children with the income from the farm. Armenak plans to cultivate the land and develop the farming on the land, but he doesn’t have sufficient financial means to do so. With the loan from World Vision’s help, Armenak will increase his income and improve his family’s living conditions as he will be able to purchase seeds and fertilizer for the land. Farming development is very important for the community’s agricultural development.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Basuki
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Basuki is from Indonesia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $775 to purchase kerosene and mineral water to resell.
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    Basuki runs a grocery kiosk. He has been selling rice, cooking oil, flour, sugar and snacks to make a living. Basuki is a very hardworking man. However, he has been having challenges running his business because of fluctuating wholesale prices of rice, sugar, and coking oil. Basuki is in great need of a loan. Please, help Basuki’s grocery business grow. A loan will help him greatly because he would be able to purchase more merchandise, such as propane, kerosene and bottle mineral water. Having a variety of merchandise will help Basuki to sell more and his income will increase. Basuki will use his profits to pay for his children’s school fees and to purchase his family’s basic needs. His goal is to become the main distributor for mineral water, propane and kerosene in the area. Basuki is married and a father of two children. He lives in Surabaya, Indonesia.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $775
  • Bobby
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Bobby is from Philippines. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $250 to purchase hog feed.
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    Bobby Rege is a 41 year old father of two children: Kevin-10 and Kemrege -7. He lives with his family in Mabinay, Negros Oriental, where he raises hogs to earn a living for his family. With a loan from World Vision, Bobby will be able to purchase more hog feed so that his hogs will be healthy to sell. He will also be able to expand his hog raising business, which will allow him to increase his income. With the additional income, Bobby will be able to provide for his family's daily needs, pay for his childrens education and reinvest in his hog raising business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Jean Baptiste
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Jean Baptiste is from Rwanda. He needs a loan of $1,175 to sell various goods such as cosmetics, eggs and sugar.
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    Jean Baptiste operates a boutique from which he sells various goods such as eggs, cosmetics, and sugar. He supports his family through this business. He would like to expand this business and attract more customers in order to improve his family's living conditions. With the loan, Jean Baptiste will purchase various goods for his store. The increase in supplies at his store will generate additional income which Jean Baptiste plans to reinvest in the business. He will be able to provide for his own and his family's basic needs and will be able to build his own house. With the profits, Jean Baptiste will be able to hire people in his community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,175
  • Gabriela
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Gabriela is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy lipstick, eye shadow, eyeliner, hair accessories, perfumes and catalogues.
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    Gabriela is 42 years old and married to Isidro, who works the land. Together they have two sons who are still attending school. The family lives in a community called "Arroyo de en Medio" (The Creek in Between), a place surrounded by rivers and an important sugar cane area where the sugar mill "La Margarita" is located. Gabriela had studied in school up to the junior high level. She decided to start her cosmetics business two years ago because she was aware of the current economic situation and wanted to help her husband with all the household expenses. She sells her products by visiting the houses in her community and showing them her catalogues. When a client asks for a particular item, she waits until she has enough orders before buying the cosmetics and delivering them. With a loan from World Vision Gabriela will be able to buy lipstick, eye shadow, eyeliner, hair accessories, perfumes and catalogues. By having more cosmetics and hair accessories on hand she will have a large stock to offer her clients. With the additional profits, Gabriela will be able to improve and expand her business as well as better support her family. She knows she has to work really hard because she wants to provide her children with better opportunities.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Vorn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Vorn is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase farming supplies,cashew plant and pigs.
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    Vorn is the mother of three children. To earn a living she grows cashew nuts and raises pigs. Vorn would like to increase her business and improve the living conditions for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Vorn will buy more farming supplies, cashew plants and purchase more pigs. With an increase in income, Vorn will be able to save more money for her children's educational needs and improve her family's living conditions. Next year Vorn would also like to start growing cassava as there is a growing market for this type of fruit in her province.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Nonita
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Nonita is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $425 for seaweed seedlings.
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    Nonita is a seaweed farmer from the town of Leyte, Philippines. She is 34 years old and has been in the business since 1999. Seaweed farming in the Philippines has become a booming business. It includes the culture and farming of seaweed which is then harvested. It is mainly grown for food purposes. Nonita works hard to keep the business growing, but she lacks the funds to make it more productive and sustainable. Nonita is asking for a loan to buy seedlings and the materials needed for the production of seaweed. She is hopeful that the loan would be a great help for growing her business. Nonita dreams of improving her business to increase her earnings and to make future investments in it. Any additional income will be used to finance her family's daily consumption, for reinvestment in the business and for savings.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Josphat
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Josphat is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $250 to purchase sugar cane .
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    Josphat is 29 years old and runs a small business selling sugar cane. He lives in World Vision’s Riruta region in Kenya. Josphat has sold sugar cane in this area for 3 years. Josphat has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to purchase sugar cane for resale to his customers. He cares for 3 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Flor Y Bertha
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Flor Y Bertha is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $600 to buy all the needed ingredient to continue preparing hamburguers.
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    For the last five years Flor Y Bertha has operated her small business in the Xchanel Amtel (Bochil) region in Mexico. She prepares and sells hamburgers to customers in her community. She also has three employees to help her run her business. Flor Y Bertha has asked for a World Vision loan to expand her business. She would like to buy all the needed ingredients to continue preparing hamburgers. The increased income will help her pay for school fees, purchase food for the family and start a new business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Marcela
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marcela is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase fertilizer and feed to expand her business.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Francisca
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Francisca is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $350 to buy feed and supplements for the pigs.
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    Francisca is 65 years old and runs a small business raising pigs. She lives in the Southwest region in the Philippines. Francisca has raised pigs in this area for more than five years. Francisca has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like money to buy feed and supplements for the pigs. This investment will help her expand her business and earn larger profits. She cares for one additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Virginia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Virginia is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase raw materials.
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    Virginia is 39 years old and runs a small business selling canned, sugar , oil, etc. She lives in World Vision’s Camiri region in Bolivia. Virginia has sold Canned, sugar , oil, etc in this area for more than 5 years. Virginia also has a second business where she provides Bread. This second business provides a supplemental income which Virginia needs to support her family. Virginia has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like Raw Material Puchase. Virginia has 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: $300
  • Bartolome
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Bartolome is from Philippines. He needs a loan of $500 to buy merchandise.
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    Bartolome Culapo is busy all day long. He is kept so busy because he operates multiple businesses in Brookes Point, Palawan. He has a roast pig and chicken business, for which he accepts orders for special occasions and events. He also operates a Sari-Sari Store. Bartolome is requesting a loan so that he can improve his businesses and main sources of income. He will use the loan to buy additional merchandise for his store and to finance his roast pig and chicken business. With the income earned from his hard work, he provides for his family's daily needs and continues to invest in expanding his businesses.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Sina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sina is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $1,025 to purchase rice, pigs.
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    Sina has been selling rice, breeding pigs and chickens; she has been doing some farming too, for a living. Before Sina applied for a loan, she borrowed locally at a 10 percent rate monthly. She only made enough income to survive. After Sina received the loan, she purchased more merchandise and her sales increased. Sina’s income is increasing now. Sina is planning on buying a rice mill and store more rice. Sina would like to become a rice whole seller in the nearby communities. Sina hopes that her children go to college. This loan could make her family’s dreams possible. Sina has been saving the income from selling the pigs for her children’s education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,025
  • Nina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Nina is from Armenia. She needs a loan of $850 to purchase a cow.
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    Nina runs a family agricultural business and breeds cattle. Unable to find enough means to further develop the farm, Nina has applied to World Vision for a loan to help her increase the income from agriculture and cattle brfeeding. She plans to invest the funds in further development of the farm by purchasing a cow. This World Vision loan will assist Nina in providing higher living standards for her children in the future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Sergey
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sergey is from Armenia. He needs a loan of $1,000 to buy new stock.
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    Sergey started a clothing business, selling women’s clothing, bags and shoes. Sergey Avetisyan lives in Gyumri city together with his parents. By profession Sergey is a teacher. Nonetheless due to the bad local economy, high unemployment, low salaries and high cost of living Sergey started a clothing business. The income from Sergey’s business insures his family’s basic needs are met. Sergey has applied for the loan to bring in new stock and meet the clients’ demand. Sergey would like to bring his business to a point that he could also sustain his own family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Misak
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Misak is from Armenia. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $1,000 to increase the number of cattle.
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    The main income to the family comes from the farming business and land cultivation. Misak Margaryan lives with his young family and mother in Vaik. Misak works at the local gas station, but his primary source of income is from the family farm. To insure sufficient funds for his growing family and little child’s upbringing Misak is planning to increase the number of cattle. This loan will affect Misak's child by providing health, nutrition and education. Misak hopes to expand the farm and increase cattle. The extra income will help the family to remain stable and better their quality of life.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Khazhak
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Khazhak is from Armenia. He needs a loan of $1,000 to buy cattle.
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    Khazhak Sargsyan lives with his mother in Taratumb village of Vayots Dzor region. He works hard to maintain the land and to provide for his family's basic needs. Khazhak cultivates a land and keeps a small farm which is the only source of income for this household. This loan would greatly affect the family’s living conditions by bringing in additional income and more security and stability. He plans to invest the loan by purchasing more cattle. In long term Khazhak hopes he will be able to direct his investments toward continuing to increase the number of cattle, and purchasing more cultivating land.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Karlos
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Karlos is from Armenia. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase seeds, saplings, and fertilizer.
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    Karlos Mnatsakanyan keeps an orchard and cultivates his land in Meghry, Armenia. Karlos would like to cultivate more land and develop the agriculture of the land, which will require financial investments. With the requested loan from World Vision, Karlos plans to purchase seeds, saplings, and fertilizer in order to continue the farms on the land. With the loan’s help Karlos will cultivate his current land and start cultivating new land.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000

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