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Lending History

  • Esther
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Esther is from Rwanda. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $850 to purchase more items like pans, lotions, and powders.
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    Esther owns and operates her own store where she sells a variety of goods. Esther plans to use her loan to purchase more items to fill her shelves, such as pans, lotions, and powders. She hopes that increased inventory will increase her sales, too. Her main business challenge is that she does not have enough money or does not currently earn enough income to keep her shelves stocked with plenty of inventory. Esther is confident that the loan will help her improve her and her family’s life. Her main business goal is to become financially stable and to continually earn a profit. Any additional income will be saved so that she can use it for future endeavors or future needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • 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
  • Rose
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Rose is from Kenya. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $375 Rose will use the loan to buy more plastic basins to add to her stock.
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    Rose sells plastic basins. She would like to add more plastic basins to her inventory to cater to her clients' needs. A lack of capital and high prices of commodities have kept her challenged. A loan would enable her to expand her business. Her goal is to get contracts from supermarkets and stock them with basins. The extra income would help her meet the daily needs of her four children and pay their school fees.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Serah
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Serah is from Kenya. She has 7 children. She needs a loan of $125 to buy wholesale clothing and bedsheets for women and children.
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    Serah Nyakinywa lives in the city of Dagoreti in Kenya. She sells second-hand clothes to support her family. She would like to purchase wholesale items for resale, specifically one bale of children clothes, one bale of bedsheets, and one barrel of women's tops and blouses. She would then be able to sell the clothes at affordable prices to her community and expand her business. Serah also hopes to open a wholesale shop where she can sell bales of clothing to other traders. With a loan from World Vision, Serah will be able to sustain and grow her business in order to better support her seven children. With the profits from her expanded business she will be able to provide for her children's educational needs and feed her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $125
  • Christine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Christine is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $525 to purchase bar soap, ground nuts, and beauty products.
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    Mrs. Christine James is in the retail business, selling a variety of consumer goods. Her hope is that the loan will provide the capital that she needs to make her business grow. The increased sales will generate new revenues that will help provide food for the family, and the children will be able to go to school. Mrs. James plans to grow her business, and to eventually sell wholesale. With the additional income, she will add more inventories to her stock, pay the fees for her children's school, and be able to provide for the family's basic needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $525
  • Linah
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Linah is from Kenya. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $175 to purchase stock.
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    Linah runs a retail shop in Moigutwo, Kenya. Lack of enough capital hinders the ability to expand the stock available in her store. A loan from World Vision will allow Linah to purchase the necessary stocks that are needed to keep her store afloat. With the profits that she earns, Linah will be able to meet the basic needs of her family. Linah hopes that one day, she can open a bigger shop.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Maria Marcelina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Marcelina is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $475 to buy sheep, food and vitamins.
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    Marcelina is 44 years old and is married to Hilario. Hilario works in the field. They have 4 children, only one of whom still lives with them. Marcelina has been selling sheep for 3 years now; she started the business as a way to earn some extra money to help her husband and her daughter. Her main concern is to ensure that her granddaughter receives a good education. Marcelina would like to expand her flock in time for the holidays so she is asking for a loan to buy more sheep. She hopes to sell a lot of sheep. With her increased income, she will fix up her house. Her house is wooden and does not offer much protection against cold weather so that she easily falls sick in the winter. Marcelina would like to expand her business and begin growing avocados which she thinks is a great business opportunity.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Pamela
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Pamela is from Kenya. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $1,125 to buy new clothing to sell in her boutique.
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    Pamela, a mother of one from Winam, Kenya, operates a clothing boutique for men and women. Her current challenge is raising capital to boost her business. With a loan through World Vision, Pamela will be able to restock her clothing boutique, generate more income in the holiday season, and create jobs for other in her community. With additional income she will be able to provide a better standard of living for her family and pay their living expenses. In the future, Pamela hopes to create more employment opportunities.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,125
  • Joseph
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Joseph is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $450 to add stock of maize flour, sugar, rice and milk delivery.
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    Joseph sells consumer goods in his retail shop. His main challenge has been the scarcity and raising price of goods in the market. A loan will stabilize his business and enable him to pay for his three children's education. His ultimate goal is to open a wholesale shop.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Margaret
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Margaret is from Kenya. She has 7 children. She needs a loan of $850 to purchase food stock and make dining furniture repairs.
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    Margaret supports her large family by operating a café. She is facing challenging economic times, and without investment capital to improve her business, she is losing customers. Her goal is to make improvements which will attract new customers and make her business profitable so she can make a better life for her family. Margaret is requesting a loan from World Vision so she can make repairs to her dining room chairs and tables, and purchase more and varied food stock so she can offer a better variety of menu items. With the additional income she will earn from these improvements, she plans to continue to invest in her restaurant. She will be able to provide the daily necessities for her seven children. In the future, Margaret plans to expand her business to include a hotel where she can offer employment to others in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Viki
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Viki is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy more chickens.
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    Viki is 27 years old and she is married to Hector, a mason. They have three children: Milton, Andres and Jennifer. Viki started selling chickens five years ago because she wanted to find a way to help her children. Viki states, "Thanks to her work and effort, but mainly thanks to God, she has never been through any problematic situation in her life." She was referring to her health and her business. Viki wants to use the loan to buy more chickens. Viki is completely positive that the loan will help her improve her business and the life of her family. She happy to say that she will bring even more income to her home. With the profits, she wants to o send her children to school. Her hope is that they will be able to attend a university in the future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Agnes Muthoni
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Agnes Muthoni is from Kenya. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $200 to buy more vegetables to sell in her grocery stall.
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    Agnes is a hardworking mother of one child. She provides for her family with the income she earns from the produce she sells in her grocery stall. She would like to grow her business. However, due to a lack of money she has not been able to buy more produce. A loan form World Vision will enable Agnes to expand her business and create a thriving business by purchasing and selling more produce. The income she earns will enable her to better provide for her family and allow her to reinvest in her business, making it a stable source of income to provide for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Mary
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mary is from Kenya. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $375 to purchase more clothing inventory.
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    Mary makes a living for her family by operating a wholesale clothing business. The main challenge to her success is a lack of investment capital to expand and improve her operation. Her goal is to make her business more profitable so she can improve living conditions for her family. Mary is requesting a loan from World Vision so she can purchase more clothing for resale. With the additional income she will earn, she will be able to provide her family’s basic needs and pay the school fees for her child. She plans to continue to invest in her business, and to open a second clothing store in the future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Esther
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Esther is from Kenya. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $375 to purchase seeds and fertilizer and to pay labor.
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    Esther farms maize and beans in Waithaka, Kenya. She does not have the money she needs to buy pesticides and keep her business stable when market prices fluctuate. A loan from World Vision will allow her to purchase more seeds and fertilizer, as well as pay her employees. Esther’s goal is to increase her farm’s production, eventually employing more people from her community. She also hopes for a more stable life. She is the mother of six children and will use her increased income to improve her family’s standard of living.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Sen
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sen is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy animals and fertilizer.
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    Sen is a mother who lives with her family in a rural part of Cambodia. Sen works very hard at farming seasonal vegetables and raising animals to sell for profit, to help provide for her family. Sen at this time lacks the funds needed to purchase animals and fertilizer. With a loan from World Vision, Sen will be able to purchase animals and fertilizer for her farming business. Because of the loan, she'll be able to grow healthy crops of vegetables and animals to sell. Sen will also be able to grow her farming business and increase her income. With the additional income, Sen will be able to provide for her family's daily needs and pay to send her children to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Mariela Esther
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mariela Esther is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $250 to buy different types of cosmetics.
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    For the last five years Mariela Esther and her husband have operated a small business in the Unidos Caminando region in Mexico. She provides cosmetics which she sells to customers in her community with the help of three employees. Mariela Esther says that the challenges are when customers buy products but then do not pay the installments. Mariela Esther has asked for a loan to expand her business by buying a wider variety of cosmetics to sell. She will use the income to purchase food and school supplies for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Ailene
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ailene is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase canned goods, utensils and other ingredients .
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Graciela
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Graciela is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $550 to buy medicine and products such as teddy bears, ballons, etc.
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    Graciela is 48 years old and runs a small business selling medicine. She lives in World Vision's Crescencio Morales region in Mexico. Graciela has sold medicine in this area for more than five years. Graciela has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy medicine and products to resell such as teddy bears, ballons, etc. Graciela started running her drugstore because she noticed people in her community had to move long distances and spend a lot of money on transportation whenever they wanted to buy some medicine. One friend of Graciela's is a doctor and he attends people at Graciela's house. Graciela studied to be a nurse and she worked at a hospital for 26 years that is why she also knows some facts about illnesses and medicine, a great asset for her business. Aside from medicine, at her store people can also find all types of products to offer as presents such as teddy bears and balloons.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Maria Elsa
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Elsa is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $550 to buy candy and sodas .
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    Maria Elsa is 41 years old and lives in World Vision’s Najhe region in Mexico with her husband and two children (one of whom is in school). Maria Elsa has run a small business selling sodas and candy in this area for more than five years. Maria Elsa has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy candy and sodas in bulk which will improve her profits.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Tuphosa
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Tuphosa is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $975 to buy food for her catering company.
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    Tuphosa runs a catering company in Katito, Kenya. She lacks the capital needed to purchase additional food that will allow her to serve more clients and boost her profits. With a loan from World Vision, Tuphosa will be able to buy more food to expand her catering services. She plans to continue offering quality service and increasing her income. Because she plans to grow her business, Tuphosa hopes to create employment opportunities for others in her community. Her increased profits will allow her to pay school fees for her children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $975
  • Tadelech
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Tadelech is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy grain.
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    For the last six years, Tadelech has operated a small grocery business in the Damota II region of Ethiopia. She sells coffee, grain and other grocery items to customers in her community. Tadelech also has a second business raising cattle. She needs this supplemental income to support her family. Tadelech would like a loan from World Vision to buy grain. With more grain on hand to sell, she can earn more money and provide healthcare and food for her family. Eventually, she would like to expand her current business and even start a new one.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Hellen
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Hellen is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase cosmetics and cloth material for her businesses.
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    Hellen is a hardworking mother of two who owns a textile shop and a salon. She lacks capital to run both businesses effectively and needs an infusion of inventory for both. A World Vision microloan will allow Hellen to purchase cosmetics for her salon and cloth for her textile shop. Hellen's professional goal is to open another salon and employ at least two more workers. The additional profits will improve the living standard of Hellen's family. Her children can stay in school with the goal of attending university. Hellen will reinvest a portion of her profits to reach the goal of opening a second salon to continue improving her family's living conditions.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500

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