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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
  • Esterlita
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Esterlita is from Philippines. She has 7 children. She needs a loan of $625 to purchase hog feed.
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    Esterlita is from Hilongos, Philippines, where she has provided her children with their basic needs by raising hogs. Her business earns her Php20,000.00/3 months (which averages to about $100 American dollars/month). She has six school-aged children who always needs her support, and even with her earnings, she struggles to support them. The loan requested from World Vision will allow Esterlita to purchase feed for her hogs. This will allow for her to raise hogs that are healthier, earning her more inocme. Her income will be used for her children's education and family's daily consumption.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $625
  • Kathleen
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Kathleen is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $175 to expand inventory.
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    Kathleen Presbitero is from Sogod, Cebu where she has a food vending business selling meat products, like hotdogs and longganisa. Business is good, but she is wanting to increase her profits and feels that adding more items to her inventory would be a good way to do that. Kathleen is requesting funding from World Vision to purchase additional items like rice, fruit juice, bread and banana cue (a popular snack item in the Philippines of deep fried bananas coated in caramelized brown sugar, usually skewered in bamboo stick). Kathleen is a hard worker and is also raising 3 children: Ionah Hyacinth-11, Lourd Rashid-8 and Lance Ulrick-5. All of her income goes to providing for their daily needs and schooling. She wants her children to have a good life and to get a good education. The extra income would help her pay the school fees so that they can stay in school. Being a successful business women is important to Kathleen. She wants to show her children that by working hard you can have a better life.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • 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
  • 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
  • Rhodora
    They gave
    $50
    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
  • Annabelle
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Annabelle is from Philippines. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $150 to provide additional capital for a sari-sari store .
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    Annabelle is 47 years old and lives in the Leyte province of the Philippines with her four children. She operates a sari-sari store (variety or convenience store) to support herself and her children. Annabelle’s business is doing well, but because she sells primarily on credit to established, loyal customers, she finds it difficult to replenish her inventory quickly enough. With a loan from World Vision, Annabelle will be able to buy additional merchandise to replenish her inventory more rapidly. With the added merchandise available to her customers, she will be able to increase her sales and profits. The extra income will allow Annabelle to better provide for her children’s education, as well as the daily needs of her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Marife
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marife is from Philippines. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $425 to buy canned goods, soft drinks, rice, cooking oil, snack foods and dried fish.
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    Marife runs a store called a sari-sari store where she sells groceries and other basic goods to her community. She would like to expand her business, but she cannot afford to invest in more items for her store without a loan. World Vision will help Marife buy canned goods, soft drinks, rice, cooking oil, snack foods and dried fish. When she offers more products to her customers, she will be able to make a greater profit and continue to invest in new business opportunities. Marife is the mother of four children ranging from six to eleven years old. She will use additional income to provide for their basic needs and pay for their schooling.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Betty
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Betty is from Philippines. She has 8 children. She needs a loan of $150 fertilizer and additional stock for variety store .
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    Betty is a 64-year old mother of eight grown children. She lives in Mabinay, Negros Oriental, Philippines where she is engaged in farming. She also has been running a sari-sari (variety) store for more than twenty years, for additional income. The store is doing well; however, Betty needs additional capital to ensure her store remains sustainable and progressive. Betty is requesting a World Vision microloan to buy fertilizer for her crops for a high-yield harvest, as well as to purchase additional merchandise for her store to make it more competitive to attract more customers. Any additional revenue from the sale of her crops and the store business will be used for daily consumption and reinvestment in the two businesses, as well as providing savings for her future well-being.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150

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