Lightbox close button

Your gift to help a hardworking entrepreneur will double in impact thanks to a generous World Vision partner.

READ MORE…

Martha

Lending History

  • Mathilde
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mathilde is from Rwanda. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $850 to purchase more food products for resale.
    Learn More
    Mathilde has a market stall where she sells sorghum, beans, and other foods. She would use the loan from World Vision to invest in more food to sell at the local market. Mathilde would like to grow her business into a profitable one so that she can meet the needs of her 4 children. She will use any profits to improve the quality of life for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Francine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Francine is from Rwanda. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $850 Francine plans to use her loan to increase her inventory of tableware .
    Learn More
    Francine plans to use her loan from World Vision to increase her inventory of tableware for sale in the local market in the city of Butare, Maraba, Rwanda. As she is able to increase her inventory, Francine is confident that her profits will increase, as will her need to hire staff. She looks forward to creating three jobs in her community! Francine plans on using her profits to pay the school fees for her five children, providing an education and hope for their future. She looks forward to consistently meeting the needs of her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Esbela
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Esbela is from Kenya. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $125 to buy more maize to add to her stock.
    Learn More
    Esbela Ondiek owns a business selling cereals such as beans and rice. She faces challenges such as more competition and a higher cost of goods. Esbela would like a World Vision loan to build a structure where she can sell her cereals to clients and be protected from the scorching sun. She also would like to add maize to her stock. With the profit she makes from her business, she will be able to care for her family’s daily needs and pay the school fees for her children. She hopes to add more cereals to her business and eventually expand her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $125
  • Mary
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mary is from Kenya. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $500 to buy animal feed and water.
    Learn More
    Mary keeps dairy animals, both cows and chickens. Due to the prolonged dry season, she is facing a challenge of inadequate grass and water. If she has acces the loan it will enable her to purchase water and and animal feeds. The loan will also enable her to buy animal feed at a better price which will lead to lower prices and thereby a higher turnover of eggs and milk. She hopes to use extra profit earned from the business to start second-hand clothing store. Mary hopes that by increasing her milk production, she will sell more and have some left over for her family consumption. Additional sales will also mean enough sufficient money for all of her family's needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Prudencia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Prudencia is from Philippines. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $700 Additional capital .
    Learn More
    With five of her grown children living on their own, Prudencia is working hard to provide for her own needs. She wakes up early in the morning to prepare her fresh fish to sell at the market. A loan would enable her to purchase more fish to sell and increase her profits. Her plans for additional income include home renovations, church donations, and saving for her future needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $700
  • Rosebellah Jerop
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Rosebellah Jerop is from Kenya. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $375 to earn additional income in order to open a bigger shop .
    Learn More
    Rosebellah Jerop Chelugo lives in Kinyah, Kenya. She has a retail shop and also buys and sells cereal. Rosebellah lacks the funds to increase her business. She also does not have adequate transportation to get to the buying center. With a loan she hopes to open a bigger wholesale store that will serve the community at large. Once sales have increased and her business grows, she hopes to be able to hire at least two people from her village to help her. Rosebellah has five children and there are ten family members. Additional income will help them meet most of their basic needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Joan
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Joan is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $575 to purchase more clothing to resell.
    Learn More
    Joan is a clothing vendor. She buys and sells mitumba clothes to make a living. Joan is a very hard workingwoman; she gets up early every day to sell her clothes. However, Joan has been having financial difficulties. Joan is in need of a loan. Please, help Joan’s clothing business grow. Joan will use the funds of the loan to invest in her business and make it grow. She will also use the funds to buy all of her family’s daily needs Joan is single and she lives in Kabarnet, Kenya.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $575
  • Elizabeth Munyiva
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Elizabeth Munyiva is from Kenya. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $375 to add more stock of shoes for sale.
    Learn More
    Elizabeth is a mother of one who sells new shoes in Soweto for a living. She desires to expand her business but she currently lacks the financial capital to do so. With a loan from World Vision Elizabeth will be able to buy more shoes to sell. The additional profits will enable her to better provide for her family, expand her business, and create employment opportunities for others. In the future, Elizabeth hopes to open up another business selling shoes elsewhere.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Caroline Njeri
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Caroline Njeri is from Kenya. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $600 to purchase another computer.
    Learn More
    Caroline works as a freelance writer in order to supplement her family's income. Besides writing, she also operates a green grocery stall to help support her family. Thankfully, she has thus far not experienced any major challenges in balancing the two jobs. With a loan from World Vision, Caroline will be able to purchase another computer so that she can be more efficient in completing her writing jobs, and, hopefully, hire someone else to assist her in doing so. Greater efficiency will lead to greater customer satisfaction and help spread the word about her business. Any additional income she earns will give her the means to reinvest in her business and watch it grow. As expansion allows, Caroline plans to open another business so as to further support her family. The increased income from her expanded business will help the Caroline meet her family's needs by improving their living conditions and providing them a healthy, stable diet. She will also be able to give her child hope for a brighter future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Chhowon
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chhowon is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and to hire a tractor.
    Learn More
    Chhowon lives with her husband on a small farm in Cambodia. She grows rice and other vegetables. She also raises poultry. Chhowon is asking for a loan to improve her farm and hire a tractor so she can plow more land. Thankfully the loan from World Vision will enable Chhowon to improve her farm and make it thrive. She will have more crops to sell, which will increase her sales and income. With her new income, Chhowon and her husband will be able to repair their home, which has been badly damaged. They will have a comfortable place to live and they will also have better food to eat.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Van
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Van is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and hire labor.
    Learn More
    Van runs a business growing rice. However, she needs to hire labor to help her harvest her rice plants before the rainy season. Also, she needs to buy natural fertilizer for her farming business for the next season. A loan will enable her to buy any necessary farming materials. Moreover, she will be able to have enough money to buy food and to send her children to school. in the future, she plans to buy more farmland and plant more vegetable in order to increase her income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Aracely
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Aracely is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy chili, tomatoes, onions, beef, chicken meat, cooking oil, eggs, potatoes, lettuce, cheese, sour cream, rice, beans, avocado, maize, bannanas and...
    Learn More
    Aracely learned to cook when she was really young--her mother was the one who taught her how to prepare Mexican dishes. Aracely feels she has a gift for the kitchen, which is why she decided to open a small restaurant right in the center of her community. The idea was to help her husband with some of the family expenses as well. Aracely works every single day. During the mornings, she sells typical Mexican snacks and in the afternoons "comida corrida" (the complete menu of 4 dishes and flavored water). Aracely mentions, "Despite the fact that I have not been running the restaurant for long, I have a large number of returning customers because of the good service and good food I offer." In order to keep the good status, Aracely wants to make an investment to buy more ingredients to keep preparing her delicious meals. She wants to buy chili, tomatoes, onions, beef, chicken meat, cooking oil, eggs, potatoes, lettuce, cheese, sour cream, beans, avocado, maize, bananas and sodas. With the loan from World Vision, Aracely will increase her sales and income. Aracely says she will use the additional income, "For the well-being of my children and to offer them the possibility of attending a university."
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Lucy
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Lucy is from Kenya. She needs a loan of $375 to purchase chicken feed .
    Learn More
    Lucy earns her living from raising chickens. She is industrious and would like to invest in other businesses, to include maize farming and beauty salons. A long-term goal is to open a children's home. Lucy's challenge has been the lack of funds to provide adequate care for her chickens, such as veterinary services. Lucy is requesting a World Vision microloan to purchase high-quality chicken feed in order to get good profits when she takes them to market. The additional income will improve her living standards and she will invest her savings in opening a beauty salon in her community for additional profits.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Drocella
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Drocella is from Rwanda. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase more beans.
    Learn More
    Drocelle Yankurije lives in Gasiza, Rwanda, with her four children. She is a new business owner who has managed her shop for two months. She sells beans to her local community. As it stands, she has limited capital to invest into her business, which limits her ability to provide for her customers and for her family. With her loan from World Vision, Drocelle plans to purchase more beans to sell, supplying her customers’ needs. Expanding her business means that she will be able to hire four new employees. Drocelle looks forward to growing her bean business because that means that she will be able to have enough money to buy clothing and food for her family, and to take care of their basic needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Mary
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mary is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $650 to buy fish for resale.
    Learn More
    Mary Molo sells buys fish and sells them at the market in Katito, Kenya. She would like to increase the volume of fish she sells but lacks capital to buy more fish. With a loan from World Vision, Mary will be able to buy more fish for resale. The increased income she will earn will enable her to pay for her three children’s education. She will also be able to hire someone to work with her, improving their life as well.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $650
  • Eunice  J
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Eunice J is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase stock for her retail shop.
    Learn More
    Eunice, a mother of three, runs a retail shop in Kabarnet. She is challenged by lack of adequate stock as a result of capital deficiency, and inflation which reduces her profits. Her goal is to save some of her income to purchase a motorcyle, which she will use to transport her stock to market. She also wants to expand her business. A World Vision microloan will allow Eunice to purchase stock for her retail store in order to remain competetive and attract more customers. After paying her loan, the additional income will go toward paying her children's school fees, improving their living conditions and meeting their basic needs. Long term, she wants to build her family a house and set a good example for her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Florence
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Florence is from Kenya. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $375 to buy sacks of charcoal.
    Learn More
    Florence operates a charcoal selling business in Pap Onditi, Kenya. The transportation network in her area is very poor, and it is difficult to keep charcoal in stock to sell when needed. With a loan from World Vision, Florence will purchase more charcoal to resell. By increasing her supply, she will meet her customer's demands. Increased profits will be used to provide for her family's basic needs like food, shelter and school fees.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Ruth
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ruth is from Kenya. She has 9 children. She needs a loan of $850 Purchase stock to expand the business.
    Learn More
    Mrs. Ruth Chirchir is in the business of selling cereals, and she wants to use the funds from the loan to purchase a large quantity to sell. In the past, her business has suffered because of the lack of enough stock due to inadequate capital, and the price fluctuations of some products. The loan will help to sustain her business, as well as provide for the needs of the family and pay the fees associated with the schooling for the children. Mrs. Chirchir has dreams of expanding her business with the additional income that she will be earning now, and knows that she will provide for all of the family's needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Janet
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Janet is from Kenya. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $200 to buy pastries and candy.
    Learn More
    Janet lives with her child in the town of Kisumu, Kenya. She makes a living as best she can by selling pastries, candies, and other sweet treats. She would like to grow her business and purchase a wider selection of sweet treats to offer her customers, but as a single mother she has not had extra money to buy more. A loan from World Vision will help grow her pastry business. Janet will be able to purchase and sell a wider selection and keep inventory on hand. With her new profits, Janet will be able to meet her household needs, as well as send her child to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Jane
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Jane is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $575 to buy more stock of electrical and autospare items for her shops.
    Learn More
    Jane Okal resides in Katito, Kenya. She operates an electronic and auto parts business. She is struggling to meet their needs due to the lack of capital to invest in business. With a World Vision loan, she will be able to increase his inventory for her electrical and auto parts repair business to meet the needs of her clients. The increased capital will grow her business and she hopes to create employment for others in her community. The increased income will allow her to send her 2 children to school and meet the daily needs for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $575

My Groups

This user is not a member of any groups.
Stay Connected

Stay Connected

Join our mailing list