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Lending History

  • Leonille
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Leonille is from Rwanda. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $675 to purchase more tomatoes.
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    Leonille is 33 years old, and is married with five children. She lives in Nyrutovu District where she sells tomatoes in her shop. She has done well with her business so far, and with a loan from World Vision, she will expand her business by purchasing more tomatoes. With more tomatoes to sell, she will be able to earn more profit. Leonille plans to continue to build her business and use the profit to pay the school fees of her five children as well as continue to grow her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $675
  • Eath
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Eath is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $275 to buy fertilizer and pay for rice field rental.
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    Eath owns 2 hectares of rice fields, on which she grows food for her family. After the planting season, she works as laborer collecting maize on a maize farm. Because of poverty, she has done everything she could in order to earn enough for herself and her family. She used to work in Thailand in exchange for food. She then borrowed loan from local money lender to pay for transportation and other expenses to search for heartwood in the forest. Unfortunately, she then had to sell her ox to repay the debt. Lacking of capital is a critical barrier preventing her from starting a business. With the loan, she will have enough cash to pay for seed and fertilizer, which enables her to continue growing rice. She will also rent an additional rice field for farming, so she is able to generate more income. She has several business ideas in her head and all she needs is capital. She wishes to buy an additional rice field, start a grocery store, and dig a pond for fish raising. After she repays her loan, she hopes to be able to buy her ox back. Eath hopes to someday make enough money to pay for her family's daily expenses and have sufficient food. She dreams of someday buying residential land and building a house. She also hopes that all her children will attend school and she can create jobs for her villagers by hiring them as laborers during harvest season.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $275
  • Lim
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Lim is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $275 to pay for operating expenses of her vegetable growing business.
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    Lim Som earns a living by growing vegetables. She also owns rice fields where she grows her food. Lim’s customer base includes a NGO. With a World Vision loan, she will be able to purchase tools like seeds and fertilizer, but also ensure delivery. Lim will also be able to expand her business by adding a variety of vegetables. She hopes to save a part of her profits to open other businesses. Lim will be able to provide a better quality of life for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $275
  • Glenda
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Glenda is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $325 to purchase supplies.
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    Glenda Paquibulan lives in Dawahon, Bato, Leyte where she farms seaweed to support her family. She has been doing this for the last seven years. Her business is fairly good, but she is needing to increase her income. The challenge she is facing is having the extra capital to invest into her business. She is asking for funding from World Vision to invest into her business to make more profitable. The funds would be used to purchase needed supplies and to make other improvements. This would enable her to harvest more seaweed and give her a better income. Glenda is the mother of three children and all of her income goes towards providing for their daily needs and school fees. The additional income would improve their living conditions and guarantee that the children can continue going to school. Her plans for the future include continuing to improve her business and saving so that she can build her own house.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $325
  • Kon
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Kon is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase labor and irrigation equipment.
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    Kon supports her family by farming rice in Cambodia. She also grows vegetables and raises pigs. Kon desires to improve her family’s living conditions by making her farm more sustainable and profitable. With a loan from World Vision, Kon plans to purchase an irrigation pump so she doesn’t have to rely solely on natural rainfall. She also plans to hire workers to help with the heavy chores, so that the work can be completed in a timely manner. These improvements will lead to greater profits which will provide the basic necessities for Kon’s family, which includes her three children. In the future, Kon hopes to open a small grocery store in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Neng
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Neng is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase cows.
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    Neng supports her family by farming rice and vegetables. She has a second job as a trader, buying and reselling cows. She wants to expand her farm and make it more profitable to improve living conditions for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Neng will be able to purchase cows not just for reselling, but to keep for her farm to assist with plowing. With this improvement, she will no longer need to pay others to help her plow, and her farm will be much more profitable. She will be able to afford the educational expenses of all four of her children, and to improve the family dwelling. Neng plans to continue to reinvest in her farm, which will support agricultural development and the standard of living for the entire community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Eang Lai
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Eang Lai is from Cambodia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $625 to purchase supplies for farming and snacks and juice to sell.
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    Eang Lai supports her family by farming rice and corn, and selling juice and snacks in the marketplace. She faces the challenge of insufficient capital to invest in her businesses. Her goal is to make her businesses more profitable and sustainable so she can improve living conditions for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Eang Lai will purchase supplies she needs for farming, and snacks and juice to sell. These improvements will produce a larger rice and corn harvest and a better income. She will be able to afford to send her six children to school. In the future, Eang Lai plans to invest in more land so she can continue to increase her harvest, and renovate her house so she can rent it for additional income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $625
  • Cecilia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Cecilia is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $475 to buy diapers, toilet paper, tuna, milk, rice, eggs, etc. .
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    Cecilia is 28 years old and operates a grocery store business. She was born and raised in the community of Lindero, a beautiful place in the middle of the forest. Thirteen years ago she opened her own grocery store as a way to make some extra money to help out her parents with some of their expenses. Her parents are too old to work. Cecilia is the single mother of a 7 year old daughter who is in the 3rd grade of elementary school. The only thing she worries about is taking care of and supporting her daughter. Cecilia is working really hard to make sure that her daughter is never in want. She is asking for a loan to buy diapers, toilet paper, tuna, milk, rice, eggs, etc. to stock at her store. With the loan, she will be able to keep her store well-stocked and to provide good service to customers in the community. She also sells supplies to other stores in different communities, like in Zitacuaro, as a way to earn even higher profits. If her store is well-stocked, she won't have to pay extra money for her ticket to go selling goods at Zitacuaro. With a stable source of income, Cecilia will be able to provide her daughter with a better quality of life.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Chan
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chan is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $1,025 to buy a motor boat .
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    Chan Chin fishes and sells vegetables in her village in the Kandal Province of Cambodia. She has been experiencing difficulties in getting adequate funding for her business activities. With a loan from World Vision she will be able to purchase a motor boat that she will use to earn more income fishing. She also will be able to buy more seeds to grow vegetables. The additional income earned will enable her to support her family's needs and allow her to make a modest contribution to her community. Her goal is to grow more vegetables and increase her paddy cultivation activity.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,025
  • Voeung
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Voeung is from Cambodia. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $625 to buy a cow .
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    Voeung is a peasant. Because she is a farmer, she needs cows to help her plow the fields. However, she can not afford to own a cow. Hence, she has hired a riding tiller to plow her fields, which costs a lot of money. A World Vision micro loan would allow her to buy a cow to plow her fields and avoid paying the high costs of renting a tiller. The cow will also carry products from the farm. She wants to grow vegetables in the future. The additional income provided will allow her to better support her three dependents.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $625
  • Sopheap
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sopheap is from Cambodia. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase a cow and animal feed.
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    Sopheap earns a living for her family by growing rice and raising pigs, chickens, and ducks. At her current level of operation, her enterprises are only marginally sustainable and she cannot afford to buy enough feed for her animals. Her goal is to improve her businesses so she can make a better life for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Sopheap plans to purchase a cow and feed for her animals. The cow will help with the heavy farm work to save some of the cost of hiring workers. With adequate feed, her animals will grow faster and healthier. With the additional income she will earn from these improvements, she will be able to reinvest in her farm, and provide the daily necessities for her family. Sopheap will be able to afford the educational costs for her five children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Chanthy
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chanthy is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy rice seeds.
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    Chanthy Kong raises animals and grows rice for a living to support her family. Due to recent weather conditions she lost eighty percent of her crops and has since struggled to feed her family and obtain needed medical treatment. Chanthy would like to restart her farm by growing new crops but she lacks the capital to do so. With a loan from World Vision Chanthy will be able to buy more rice seeds to replant her fields. With the profits she earns she will be able to continue as a farmer and send her children to school. Her future goal is to use the money from her next harvest to open up a grocery stall in front of her house to provide an additional source of income for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Soat
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Soat is from Cambodia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $250 for fertilizer and irrigation costs.
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    Soat, a mother of six, is a farmer who grows rice for a living to support her family. She currently lacks the financial capital she needs to properly maintain her fields. With a World Vision loan Soan will be able to pay for fertilizer and irrigation costs for her field. This will allow her to cultivate her land efficiently and maximize her harvest. With the profits she earns she will be able to reinvest in her business and improve her family's living conditions. In the future she would like to continue expanding her business and begin raising chickens and pigs as well.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Roeurn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Roeurn is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase supplies that will improve and increase her crop yields.
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    Hardworking, mother of four, Roeurn provides for her family with the money she earns from the sale of rice, sesame seeds and maize that she grows on her farm. She would like to increase her crop yields but due to a lack of money she has not been able to irrigate the land or buy fertilizer. A loan from World Vision is going to dramatically change Roeurn's situation. She will be able to irrigate her land, purchase fertilizer and weed spray, and hire help that will allow her to increase her crop yields and income. The additional money she earns will enable her to better provide for her children, pay their educational expenses, and reinvest in her farm. In the future she is planning on raising chickens and cows as an other source of income for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Vorn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Vorn is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $225 to buy seed, fertilizer, pesticide, and raise animals.
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    Vorn would like to start a business growing rice and raising oxen in order to plow her farmland. Vorn has had a difficult time obtaining capital in order to start her business. A loan with World Vision will allow her to buy farming materials, animals, and eventually more farmland to expand her business. With her increased income, Vorn will be able to send her children to school, give them a healthy meal, and have her aging house repaired.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $225

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