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Lending History

  • Lucy
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Lucy is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy piglets and feed.
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    Lucy Abrasado is from the town of Manjuyod, Negros Oriental. She manages a piggery for a living. She has applied for a loan to expand her piggery. She has three children, ages 17, 15 and 13. Due to a lack of money, she finds it hard to send them to school. All of her income is used just in covering her children's basic needs. With the additional income from a larger business, she will be able to provide enough food and other necessities for her family. She also plans to support the education of her children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Ruby
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ruby is from Philippines. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $200 to purchase piglets and feed.
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    Ruby and her family live in Bindoy, Negros Oriental in the Philippines. She cares for her pigs and piglets as part of her daily routine. Ruby has 5 young children ages 15, 11, 9, 7 and 2. She wants to expand her business so that she will be able to cover her children's education costs in the future. Ruby believes that expanding her business will help increase her profits. Thus, she has requested a loan from World Vision in order to purchase more piglets and hog feed. She is optimistic that this will be made possible by the loan. Ruby's income will go towards her children's needs for food and education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • 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
  • Maribel
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maribel is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $475 to purchase additional goods.
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    Maribel Pedere owns a Sari-sari store in Hilongos, Leyte since 2004. Her business started small but she has been able to slowly expand it. She has managed her business very successfully. She is requesting a loan to purchase more products for her customers. If she increases her inventory she will be able to increase her profits. She has two children: Nathaniel-11 and Domar-6 year old. The additional income will go to her family's daily consumption, reinvestment in the same business and savings for the future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Linda
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Linda is from Philippines. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $425 to purchase merchandise.
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    Linda Lamorino lives with her four children in Espanola, Palawan which is in the Philippines. She is the proud owner of a Sari-sari store that has been in existence for six years now. Linda knows that a loan from World Vision will allow her to buy additional merchandise for her Sari-sari store. Having a variety of merchandise will allow her company to flourish as customers will be drawn to her store. Her income will be for her four children's education, house renovations, and family's daily consumption.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Sherlita
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sherlita is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $425 to purchase materials needed to improve seaweed drying platform.
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    Sherlita and her family reside in the Leyte province of the Philippines. She and her husband support their family by fishing and seaweed farming. Sherlita wants to invest in her seaweed farming business to make it more profitable, in order to improve living conditions for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Sherlita plans to make improvements to the platform she uses to dry the seaweed. The additional income she will earn from this improvement will be used for her family’s daily necessities and to support the education of her three children, who range in grade level from elementary to high school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Epifania
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Epifania is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $625 to expand her inventory.
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    Epifania Asmolo lives in Carmen, Cebu where she sells fresh meat to support her family. She currently is selling fresh chicken, beef and fish. She is asking for funding from World Vision to that she can add hotdogs, ham and loganisa to her stand. Epifania feels that by offering more of a variety of products to her customers, she will be able to increase her profits. Epifania is the mother of three children: Ruffa Jade-18, Michelle-16 and Cheryl-9. All of her income goes towards providing for their daily needs and paying for their schooling. The increased profits would enable her to continue to give her children a good life and pay for their schooling. It is important to her that they get a good education so that they can make a good living for themselves.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $625
  • Rhodora
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Rhodora is from Philippines. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $425 additional capital.
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    Rhodora Tan owns a sari-sari store in Poblacion District 2, Brookes Point, Palawan. She also raise eight pigs in her barn. However, life is never perfect and just recently, her 85-year-old mother was rushed to the hospital due to weak lungs, asthma and acute urinary tract infection. Her savings was spent on the hospital expenses and the oxygen that assists her mother's proper breathing. She paid a big amount on the hospital bill. A loan will help Rhodora sustain her business. She intends to use the money to restock her store's shelves and to purchase hog feed. Any income will be used to meet her family's daily needs, reinvest in her business, and to purchase medication of her mother.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Gemma
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Gemma is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase merchandise.
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    Gemma Bronio is 41 years old and lives in Tejero, Hilongos, Leyte, in the Philippines. To support her family, she sells goods in a Sari-sari store she has owned since 1996. Gemma would like to increase her current inventory and pave the way to running a profitable business. However, she has little access to the capital she needs to invest in expanding her store. With a loan from World Vision, Gemma will be able to sustain and grow her business in order to better support her two sons, 13-year-old James Steven and 15-year-old John Steven. With the profits from her expanded business, Gemma will be able to provide for her children's educational needs and feed her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Verna
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Verna is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $500 to grow her business.
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    Verna Aguirre lives in Brookes Point, Palawan with her fisherman husband and children. Since she really believes in education, Verna makes it a point to be of help to her husband and supports her family mainly by the fish drying business that she operates. She would like to increase the amount of dried fish she produces to augment the family income, but lacks the money to do this. A World Vision loan will help Verna to buy more fish that she can dry and sell in order to make more money. The extra income generated will be used to provide for her family’s daily consumption and her three children’s education costs, as well as helping to buy gasoline for her husband’s fishing boat, thus maximizing their profits.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Marilyn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marilyn is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase more toys and gifts to sell.
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    Marilyn Buscagan has a business selling toys and gift items in Leyte, Philippines. She started this business in 1999 and she would like to improve it by increasing her inventory. Marilyn's loan from World Vision will provide her the additional capital she needs to buy more affordable and colorful toys. With the increased business profits she earns, Marilyn will be able to provide for her family's daily needs, save for the future, and reinvest in her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Elizabeth
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Elizabeth is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $125 to buy fresh fish from local fishermen to sell in her community.
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    Industrious and creative, Elizabeth noticed that her community was lacking a fish vendor to provide families with fresh, affordable fish, a good source of protein; so she started purchasing and selling fish. She is doing well and families rely on her fish selections. Elizabeth is young, energetic, and willing to work hard; she realizes she can sell more but due to a limited income she has not been able to purchase more fish to sell and increase her business. With a loan from World Vision, Elizabeth will be able to make additional purchases, which will not only help her grow her business, but provide food for families and also provide fishermen with a steady source of income as well. With the additional income she earn, she plans on opening a store in her community. In addition, she is also saving to fulfill her dream of living in a more comfortable home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $125
  • Josephine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Josephine is from Philippines. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $425 to purchase fertilizer, seeds and insecticides.
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    Josephine Villaflor is a mother of four children, ages: 3, 14, 21 and 23. Josephine lives with her family in Hilongos, Leyte in the Philippines. Here she works very hard farming rice, bananas, and vegetables to earn a living for her family. At this time, Josephine lacks the funds needed to properly maintain her farm. With a loan from World Vision, Josephine will be able to purchase fertilizer, seeds, and insecticides to grow and protect her crops. Because of the loan, she'll be able to grow healthy crops to sell to her community for profit. She'll also be able to expand her business and generate more income. With the additional income she earns, Josephine will be able to provide for her family's daily needs and pay for her children's education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Flordeliza
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Flordeliza is from Philippines. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $300 to buy additional inventory of clothing and bags.
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    Since 2000 Flordeliza has been reselling clothing and bags in the community of Naic, Cavite province in the Phillipines. Her income helps support her family including her one child. With a loan from World Vision she will be able to buy additional stocks in bulk for a better profit. She dreams of improving her business so that it will become stable and more prosperous for her family. Any additional income will be for renovating her house.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Florencia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Florencia is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $425 to buy additional merchandise.
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    Florencia has a thriving Sari-sari store (convenience store) in the community of Mabinay, Negros Oriental. She started her business in 2008 and dreams of making her store bigger. However, she lacks the financial capital she needs to expand her business. With a loan from World Vision Florencia will be able to buy additional merchandise to sell, including items that she did not previously offer. She hopes to continue serving her neighborhood with affordable products and a variety of items to choose from. Any additional income will go towards her family's daily consumption and reinvestment in her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Yimer
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Yimer is from Ethiopia. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $300 to buy some more cows to raise.
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    Born into an agriculturally supported family, Yimer has a lot of experience in raising cattle. Using these skills, he is able to lead and support his family. Yimer currently supplements his income by working with his family in the field. He believes that when his business grows, it will develop into one that provides a sustainable livelihood for his family. Unfortunately, "I am facing financial constraints at this time. I need financial support to strengthen my business,” he said. With a loan from World Vision, Yimer will be able to purchase more cows to raise and sell. With this additional stock, Yimer will be able to draw in a greater client base, as well as expand his overall sales. It will also be advantageous to the local people because they will have better access to the sustenance cattle can provide. In the long term, Yimer plans to run his own private shop in the town. Yimer is a farmer with three children. “The business I am running is a promising one. I am happy with my business because I can get more income from it. When my business grows, my income will also increase and I can improve my life style. The increased income will enable me to provide my family with the things they need,” he said.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Nai
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Nai is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy piglets and piglets feed.
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    Nai raises piglets and owns a small food store. However, she has earned very little income from selling pigs because she was unable to provide enough food and medicine for them. Nai hopes that a loan will help her to expand her business and buy more piglets. In the future, she plans to expand her business and raise more piglets on her farm. In addition, she plans to save some money for her children's education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Elvira
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Elvira is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase fertilizer for the crops.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Marilou
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marilou is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy bread, canned goods, coffee, detergent, noodles and soft drinks.
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    Marilou is 35 years old and runs a small business selling candies, bread, soy sauce, coffee, milk, toiletries, and canned goods. She lives in Bohol 04-ll region in the Philippines. Marilou has run his business in this area for more than five years. Marilou has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to buy bread, canned goods, coffee, detergent, noodles and soft drinks. Marilou and her husband have three children, of whom two are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Dely
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Dely is from Philippines. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and feed.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Mansueta
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mansueta is from Philippines. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $375 to purchase fresh fish to sell.
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    Mansueta Ampil is a 52 year old mother of three children, who lives with her family in Mabinay, Negros Oriental. Mansueta owns and operates a fish vendor in her local town, where she sells fresh fish to help earn a living for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Mansueta will be able to purchase more fresh fish to sell. This loan will allow her to expand her business and generate more income. With the additional income, Mansueta will be able to provide for her family's daily needs, pay for her childrens education, create a savings and reinvest in her fish selling business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Guyane
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Guyane is from Armenia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,200 to purchase seeds.
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    Gayane is a farmer in Armenia. She breeds cattle and cultivates land for a living. Guyane has requested a loan from World Vision in order to purchase seeds so that she may start cultivating her land and plant this years crops. The loan will also allow her to hire workers to help with this. Gayane lives with her husband and two sons and hopes that this year's harvest will earn more income from its sales. She believes that larger crops will provide her with greater financial stability and help her provide a better life for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,200
  • Molawork
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Molawork is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $200 to buy cattle.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Beletu
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Beletu is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase more sheep.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Chantha
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Chantha is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy animal feed and increase stock in her grocery store.
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    For the last 6 years Chantha has operated her small business in the Prasath Sambo region in Cambodia. She raises piglets to sell to customers in her community. Chantha also has a second business where she sells groceries. This second business provides a supplemental income which Chantha needs to support her family. Chantha has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy animal feed and increase stock in her grocery store. The extra income earned will allow Chantha to purchase food for the family and buy supplies in bulk. Chantha is 30 years old and the mother of 3 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350

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