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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
  • Sifora
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sifora is from Rwanda. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase sorghum, bananas, and juice.
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    Sifora Ntuyemukaga is the mother of three children, and lives in Gaseza, Rwanda where she owns a drink stand. In her stand, she sells bananas, juice and sorghum drinks. Currently, she has limited funds to invest in the expansion of her business. However, with a loan from World Vision, she will be able to expand her business to meet the needs of her customers and provide one job opportunity for someone in her community. She would like to grow her business so that she can afford to buy a store in the town center. Sifora will use the additional income from her expanded business to provide for the needs of her three children. She looks forward to providing better food for them, as well as paying the school fees necessary so that they will receive an education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Chantal
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chantal is from Rwanda. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,025 to purchase a large quantity of local drinks.
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    Chantal has applied for a loan to purchase a large quantity of local drinks. By buying in larger quantity, she will receive a bulk discount and thereby increase her profits. She has dreamed for some time of expanding her drink shop, but doesn’t have enough capital on her own to invest in business. She plans to use her profits to make a better life for her family. She hopes to reach a financially stable place where her community will be able to buy her local drinks at reasonable price. Any additional profits she will make, she will use to pay school fees for her two children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,025
  • Verdiane
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Verdiane is from Rwanda. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase more shoes to sell to customers.
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    Verdiane Uwamahoro is the owner of a shoe store in Kibirizi, Rwanda. She has one child, a daughter. A World Vision loan will allow Verdiane to purchase more shoes to sell so that she can become financially stable. The loan will enable Verdiane to improve her business, attract more customers, and increase sales so that she is able to have a better life for her family. Verdiane hopes this additional income will allow her to offer jobs to her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Josette
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Josette is from Rwanda. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $675 to purchase sundry grocery stock to sell in her boutique such as: bread, sugar, drinks, etc.
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    Josette Mukarukundo lives in Nyaruguru with her child. She purchases sundry grocery stock to sell in her boutique such as: bread, sugar, drinks, etc. Her challenge is to obtain the funds to properly run her business. A World Vision loan will assist Josette Mukarukundo in improving her business and have a better lifestyle for her family. Her goal is to expand her business. The additional income Josette Mukarukundo earns from selling her grocery items will help her improve profits. She hopes that the additional income will also allow her to offer jobs in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $675
  • Vestine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Vestine is from Rwanda. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $600 to purchase more eggs and oil .
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    Vestine has a business selling eggs and oil. She wants to expand her business to make it more profitable, in order to improve living conditions for her family. The difficulty she faces is having little capital to invest. With a loan from World Vision, Vestine plans to purchase more eggs and oil to sell. With the additional income she will earn from this improvement, Vestine will reinvest in her business. She will also be able to provide the daily necessities for her four children, and afford medical insurance. In the future, Vestine hopes to continue to grow her business and be able to provide jobs in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • 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
  • Rosa
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Rosa is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $475 to buy meat, minced beef, dried pepper, wide pepper, huajillo pepper, green pepper and plastic bags .
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    Rosa is a single 26 year old woman with a high school education. She lives in Tembladeras del Castillo, one of the most important sugar cane producing precincts in the state of Oaxaca. Three years ago she started selling seasoned meat and spicy sausages as a way to earn some money. By having her own business, she aims to improve her quality of life. Rosa goes door to door selling her meat. She also goes out and visits her friends and neighbors to offer them her stews. Sometimes they request that she cooks special dishes, which she cooks for them and receives pay. She is well-known in her community for being an excellent cook and her business keeps growing every day. She needs this loan to buy meat, minced beef, dry pepper, wide pepper, huajillo pepper, green pepper and plastic bags. Rosa hopes that this loan will help her business succeed. She wants to expand it and to sell her products in other communities.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Beatrice
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Beatrice is from Rwanda. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $525 to purchase various consumer goods (lotions, soap, biscuits, etc.) to sell.
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    Mrs. Beatrice Uwamariya is in the retail business, selling a variety of consumer goods, such as lotions and soaps, in her modest boutique. Her efforts have been hampered by the lack of resources, so the loan will now provide the capital that she needs to properly run and grow her business. The loan will help improve her quality of life and provide better food for her family. She will also be able to use a portion of her profits to reinvest into her business, as well as put aside some money for the future. Mrs. Uwamariya hopes to become financially stable one day, and says that she's confident that her life will greatly improve. She also wants to be able to create job opportunities for others in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $525
  • Clemence
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Clemence is from Rwanda. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $500 to expand her business by buying more onions.
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    Clemence owns an onion selling business. She hopes to expand it but her efforts have been hampered by the lack of resources, so a loan will now provide the capital that she needs to properly grow her business. With a loan from World Vision Clemence will be able to purchase more onions provide more jobs for the commuity and attract more clientele in the market. This loan will help improve her quality of life and provide better food for her children. Clemence hopes to become financially stable, and says that she's confident that her life will greatly improve.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Florence
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Florence is from Rwanda. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $850 to purchase more charcoal to sell.
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    In order to support her family, Florence sells sacks of charcoal in her community. However, as of late her greatest challenge is not having the necessary capital to properly run her business and meet all of her family's needs. With a loan from World Vision Florence will be able to purchase additional charcoal, which will boost her available stock to the place she needs it in order to increase her sales. This will give her the income she needs to reinvest in her business and watch it grow. In the future, Florence hopes that she will be able to hire someone else from her community to help her run her business. Florence knows that this opportunity will improve her entire life, and hopes that it will allow her to become financially stable. Stability will allow her to better support her four children and give her family the hope of a brighter future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Cirila
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Cirila is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy ingredients such as tomatoes, onions, chili, rice, beans, cheese, sour cream, cooking oil, and meat.
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    Cirila is a single mother of three children: one who is studying Automotive Engineering while the other two are already married. Cirila began cooking and selling typical Mexican snacks two years ago. She started because she wanted to get more income to support her son with his studies. Cirila is happy to have chosen a profitable activity, explaining that she has had the opportunity to get the most important goods and supplies for her family. Cirila would like a loan in order to improve her business, get more income, and save a little more to help her son. With a loan from World Vision she plans to buy all the needed ingredients for her snacks incluing tomatoes, onions, chili, rice, beans, cheese, sour cream, cooking oil, and meat. She also plans to buy disposable tableware. With the additional profits, Cirila will be able to better provide for her family. Her short-term goal is to buy a stove for her house because it is an essential appliance. She also wants to continue helping her son in order to see him in a good job one day. In the future, Cirila hopes to fulfill her dream of having her own establishment and opening up her own restaurant.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Estrella
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Estrella is from Philippines. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase more fertilizer and food stock.
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    Estrella Cabrera is a 35 year old mother of four children: Kyle Ronz- 11, Karl Rhon-10, Kenneth-8 and Kheann-5. She lives with her family in Hilongos, Leyte in the Philippines. Here she owns and operates a vegetable farm and sells home cooked meals to help provide for her family. At this time, Estrella lacks the funds she needs to maintain her farm and her home cooked meals business. With a loan from World Vision, Estrella will be able to purchase more fertilizer for her vegetable farm and food for her business making and selling home cooked meals. She'll be able to grow both of her businesses, which will allow her to increase her income. With the additional income, Estrella will be able to provide for all of her family's daily needs, pay for her children's education, create a savings and reinvest in her businesses.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Yoeurn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Yoeurn is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $500 to buy cows .
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    Yoeurn is a farmer; her husband works in a factory. She wants to buy additional cows to bolster her farming business, but lacks the money to do so. A World Vision micro loan will allow Yoeurn to buy more cows to raise and sell at market for good profits. The additional income will provide better living conditions for Yoeurn's family and give her the opportunity to continue to invest in and expand her farm.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Monica Beatriz
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Monica Beatriz is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $325 to buy dishes, glasses, trays, cups, bottles, jugs, plates, and toletries .
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    Monica lives with her husband and their four children in the town of Marquelia, Mexico. About five years ago, she started selling home and personal care products. For families in Marquelia, Monica's business is an easy way for them to buy the products they need because they don't need to travel to the city to make their purchases. For Monica, it helps provide for her family. She wants the loan to improve her business and to buy dishes, glasses, trays, cups, bottles, jugs, plates, perfumes, body lotions, and deodorants. The loan from World Vision will grow Monica's business and she will have more inventory on hand to sell. This will increase sales and profits. Monica will be able to better provide for her family and send her children to school. In the future, she wants to open her own perfume store.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $325
  • Sudarmi
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sudarmi is from Indonesia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $575 to buy additional material and basic food items for her store.
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    Sudarmi, the mother of one, is a retail seller. There is strong competition in her area and prices are not stable. High inflation is frequently a challenge. Sudarmi will use a World Vision microloan to buy food and materials for her retail business. She has a goal to expand her business to model larger stores, like Indomart. The additional income will help Sudarmi's family have better living conditions; she can pay her child's school fees and use a portion of her savings to help her reach her retail store expansion goal.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $575
  • 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.
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    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
  • Saroern
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Saroern is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy fertilizer and restock grocery store.
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    Saroern grows rice and owns a small grocery store. However, she cannot stock her grocery store quickly, thus she loses customers. This also diminishes her income and makes it hard for her to support her family. A loan will help her to buy fertilizer and restock her grocery store. In the future, she plans to enlarge her farmland, expanding her current business,and she plans to send all of her children to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Arlene
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Arlene is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $250 to buy canned goods, noodles and additional capital for livestock.
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    Arlene and her husband have six children; three of them are in school. Arlene is 40-years-old and for more than five years has ran a small store, selling canned goods, noodles, eggs, chips. She lives in the Mountain View region of the Philippines. Arlene also has a second business where she raises and sells chickens and cows. This second business provides a supplemental income which Arlene needs to support her family. Arlene has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy canned goods, noodles and additional livestock to raise and sell.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Ramona
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ramona is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $600 to buy bens, rice, tuna fish, pasta, cooking oil, cookies, canned food, candy, soap, bleach, toilet paper, and toothpaste.
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    Ramona is 54 years old and lives in the Vicente Camalote region of Mexico. For the last five years she has sold basic food and household goods to customers in her community. With a micro loan from World Vision, she will be able to restock her store with items such as beans, rice, tuna fish, pasta, cooking oil, cookies, canned food, toilet paper, toothpaste, etc. The increased income will enable her to continue having food, clothing, and medical care.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Maria Magdalena
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Magdalena is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $450 to purchase ingredients to make more cunapes.
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    Maria Magdalena is 34 years old and runs a small business selling cunapes, or cheesy bread balls. She lives in World Vision’s Los Chacos region in Bolivia. Maria Magdalena has sold cunapes in this area for 2 years. She also has 1 employee who helps her run her shop. Maria Magdalena has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to purchase ingredients to make more cunapes. Maria Magdalena has 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Adalia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Adalia is from Bolivia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $600 to buy more clothing .
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    Adalia is 31 years old and lives with her family in World Vision’s Machareti region in Bolivia. For the last five years, Adalia has been operating a clothing business within her local community, to help provide for her family. Adalia has requested a loan from World Vision to buy more clothing stock for her business. The loan will also help Adalia to expand her business, increase her overall income and provide for her family's daily needs. Adalia has three children who all are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Maria Remedios
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Remedios is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $500 to buy merchandise and embroidering material.
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    Maria Remedios is 71 years old, and she runs a small business embroidering napkins. She lives in World Vision's Crescencio Morales region in Mexico. Maria Remedios has embroidered napkins in this area for more than 5 years. Maria Remedios also has a second business where she sells groceries and rents out a mill. This second business provides a supplemental income that Maria Remedios needs to support her family. Maria Remedios has requested a loan from World Vision to to buy merchandise and embroidering material. This will help Maria Remedios make and sell more napkins, which will increase her overall income. She cares for 1 additional dependent in her home. Maria Remedios works to help her elderly husband, who had an accident and can no longer work, cover home and medical expenses. Early in the morning, Maria Remedios attends clients who bring corn to her mill; then she sits in her general store and embroiders napkins. Since she cannot walk to the Sanctuary of the Monarch Butterfly to sell her napkins, her niece helps her sell her handcrafts to tourists.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Nancy
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Nancy is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $1,200 to buy more soft drinks for resale.
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    Nancy Awuor is a soft drink vendor. She could earn more from her business but she lacks capital with which to buy more soft drinks to sell. With a loan from World Vision, Nancy can increase her inventory and her sales. She will use the additional income she earns to provide for her three children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,200
  • Agustina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Agustina is from Bolivia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $450 Buy vegetables for sale.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Horn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Horn is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy fertilizer and animal food.
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    For the last 6 years, Horn has operated her small business in the Samrong region in Cambodia. She grows rice and raises piglets to sell to the customers in her community. Horn has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and animal food in order to purchase school supplies, food for the family and fertilizer. Horn is 35 years old and the mother of 4 children, who are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Veronica
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Veronica is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $550 to buy merchandise to restock the store.
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    Veronica is 37 years old and runs a small business selling basic food supplies. She lives in World Vision's Najhe region in Mexico. Veronica has sold basic food supplies in this area for more than 5 years. Veronica has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like To buy merchandise to restock the store. Veronica and her husband have 3 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school. Vero is a hard-working woman, she used to have 2 different general stores in different places but she used to rent the establishments. Nowadays, she has a place of her own and she no longer has to pay for that extra expense. .
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Korsa
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Korsa is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and seeds.
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    For the last six years Korsa has operated his small business in the Hidabu Abote region in Ethiopia. He grows crops to sell to customers in his community. He has one employee to help him run his farm. Korsa also has a second business where he raises sheep and goats. This second business provides a supplemental income which Korsa needs to support his family. Korsa has asked for a loan to expand his business. He would like to buy fertilizer and seeds to increase his crop yield. This investment will help him provide healthcare for his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Agapo
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Agapo is from Bolivia. He needs a loan of $600 to purchase more cattle for re-sell.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Adanech
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Adanech is from Ethiopia. She has 8 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and seeds.
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    Adanech is a farmer. She will use a loan from World Vision to buy fertilizer and selected seeds to maximize her harvest and start planting as early as possible. Adanech is happy with her farm, and she works hard to provide her family with the things they need. She is the mother of 4 children. With her additional income, she will improve her quality of life and send her children to school. In the future, Adenech hopes to supply her community with various kinds of grains, fatten cattle for profit, and create job opportunities for her friends.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Nure
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Nure is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase cattle.
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    Nure is 48 years old and runs a small business raising cattle . She lives in World Vision's Jeju region in Ethiopia. Nure has raised cattle in this area for more than 5 years. Nure also has a second business where she sells crops. This second business provides a supplemental income which Nure needs to support her family. Nure has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase cattle. This will help Nure raise and sell more cattle which will increase her overall income. Nure and her husband have 3 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Lai
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Lai is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Sokhim
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sokhim is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer, pesticide, and hire labor.
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    Sokhim is 44 years old and the mother of 1 child, who is currently studying in school. She also cares for 3 additional dependents in her home.For the last 6 years Sokhim has operated her small business in the Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. She grows corn to sell to customers in her community. She also has 1 employee to help her run her farm. Sokhim has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer, pesticide, and hire labor to help on her farm. The added income from increasing her harvest will help her to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Thida
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Thida is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and pesticide, and to hire labor.
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    Thida is 29 years old and runs a small business growing corn. She lives in World Vision's Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. Thida has grown corn in this area for more than 5 years. She has 2 employees who help run her farm. Thida has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and pesticide, and to hire labor. This will help Thida grow and sell more corn, which will increase her overall income. Thida and her husband have 2 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Oun
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Oun is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizers and pesticide.
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    Oun has been operating her small business in the Leuk Daek region in Cambodia for the last 6 years. She grows corn to sell to customers in her community. She also has 2 employees to help her run the farm. Oun has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizers and pesticide. She cares for 5 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Giso
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Giso is from Ethiopia. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $600 to purchase farm supplies in bulk.
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    For the last 6 years Giso has operated his small business in the (Hidabu) Abote region in Ethiopia. He grows crops to sell to customers in his community. Giso has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase farming supplies in bulk. This will help him to grow and sell more crops to support his family. Giso is 42 years old and the father of 1 child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600

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