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Lending History

  • Paula
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Paula is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $925 to buy cooking supplies.
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    Paula enjoys the young people who buy her food and candies from the grocery of a Junior High School. She and her husband Victor had been facing many economic problems before getting this loan support. Sales were decreasing due to the economy. She has confidence now that their income will improve. With a loan from World Vision she will invest in the purchase of a blender, the candies and ingredients needed to cook the food: such as tomatoes, chilies, onions, rice, beans, salt and oil. Her short term goal is to invest in her business and grow it. Her heart’s desire is to build a Mexican food restaurant. Paula and Victor have 2 children whose names are Jennifer and Victor. Jennifer is in High School, second level. Victor Jr. is in the fourth grade of Elementary School. Paula started her business to help her children in their education. She and her husband are grateful for this loan, and for how it will improve their family’s quality of life and economic stability. Her children will be able to pursue professional careers.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $925
  • Carmen
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Carmen is from Mexico. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $425 to purchase materials to make shoes.
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    Carmen is from the community of Zitacuaro, which is located in the State of Michoacan. It is very close to the sanctuary of the Monarch butterfly. Carmen is 43 years old, she studied until 6th grade of elementary school because her parents did not have money to pay for her school because they had 16 children. Carmen makes shoes for women. She will purchase synthetic materials, soles, buckles, boxes, cement and stacks. She has been working making shoes for approximately 20 years. Her siblings taught her how to cut and to ensemble shoes. She sells shoes in communities near her town. She purchases the material in the city of Leon, in the state of Guanajuato and Mexico City. She gets good prices there, which allows her to have more profits. She is a single mother and has 4 children. Jose Manuel of 14 years old and he works with Carmen making shoes. Adrian - 13, Rosario - 11, and Belen is 8 years old. Carmen's challenge is that due to the lack of economic resources two of her children do not go to school because she can not afford the school uniforms and supplies. With a loan from World Vision Carmen will be able to save money for next year's school fees. She will have the resources to send all her children to school. She is very interested in their education. In the future her aim is to have more customers and to have a store where she can sell the shoes she makes. Carmen will save the extra profits and then invest them in her business in order to provide a better quality life for her children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Macrina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Macrina is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $1,600 to purchase clothes.
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    Macrina Cisneros Noyola lives in the community of Montecillos, Guerrero. She is 59 years old and is married to Mr. Eduardo. They have 3 children - Eligio, Yesenia and Luis Antonio. All of them are married and are no longer in school. Macrina has a business selling clothes. She decided to start this business, because she wanted to find a way to support her husband with the expenses of her house and to improve the quality of their lives. With a loan from World Vision Macrina will invest in the purchase of more clothes, such as: trousers, skirts, shorts, shirts, t-shirts, blouses and underclothes. Previously she had economic problems because she did not have enough capital to invest again in her business. So she lost some customers and the sales decreased as well as her profits. She is very sure that this loan will benefit her family and she will get a better quality of life. She will be able to support her children if they have any problems. Macrina's desire is to be successful in her business and to build a clothes store. She will increase her sales and grow it more to receive a better income. She wants to save some money to build a kitchen for her home. She knows she will continue investing in her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,600
  • Agustina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Agustina is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase make up to sell and have in stock.
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    Agustina is 55 years old. She lives in the community of Zitacuaro in the State of Michoacan. She is married to Rafael, who works in a water treatment plant. Together they have two children. Mrs. Guti, as people know her, sells make up and home accessories by catalog. She started this business two years ago to begin helping her husband with household expenses. She wants to improve their quality life and their economic situation. Mrs. Guti has requested a loan from World Vision in order to purchase more make up. This loan will benefit her and her family, as she will be able to support her son with his studies. In the future, she would like to begin selling shoes to earn more profits. With the profits, Mrs. Guti will be able to save more money to rent a place where she can sell her make up and shoes.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Juana
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Juana is from Mexico. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $600 to purchase a larger variety of fruits.
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    Juana lives in the state of Michoacan and has a business selling fruits, candies, and a few craft items. She has supported her family with this business for twenty five years. She purchases the fruit at a wholesale market, then sells it at the street market in her community. With a loan from World Vision, Juana plans to expand her business by purchasing a larger variety of fruit, such as guavas, avocados, peaches, plums, chilies and strawberries. With the additional income she will earn from this investment, Juana wants to make a better life for her family. Juana is a single mother and still helps support her five children. She has one child still at home. In the future, Juana hopes to buy a grill and gas tank, and expand her business further to include Mexican food, fresh coffee, and water.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Mary Grace
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mary Grace is from Philippines. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $425 to buy supplies to harvest seaweed.
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    Mary Grace farms seaweed in Bato, Leyte, making use of an abundant resource. This business has been profitable for her, but right now, she is in need of additional capital to buy raw materials like straw and wooden peg. Mary Grace is 28 years old and has a five year old son named Dexter, who looks very charming. Her dream is to provide for her family’s daily needs, secure her son's future, and provide for his education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Guadalupe
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Guadalupe is from Mexico. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $500 to buy medicine for her pharmacy.
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    Guadalupe lives in Cabacera, Mexico and established a drugstore in her house 12 years ago. She faces challenges with her business that are very important to overcome because she has three children to support. Because she tries to provide them with a good education, she is not always able to purchase medicines that she can sell in the drugstore. Sometimes she closes her business because she does not have a large enough inventory, and the problem is compounded by the expiration of the medicines that she has not yet been able to sell. A loan from World Vision will allow Guadalupe to purchase a large enough stock that she can attract customers and keep her store open. With the profit from her business, Guadalupe will help her husband support their family and pay for the education of their children. Guadalupe is 45 years old and has been married for 24 years. Her husband is a cab driver, and their three children are all in school; the oldest child is in college.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Felipa
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Felipa is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase cosmetics and perfumes.
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    Felipa is 54 years old. She and her husband, Jesus, have three children. For the past 15 years, Felipa has sold cosmetics, perfumes, and other products by catalog. Her customers are nearby locals. She has requested a loan from World Vision in order to continue investing in her business and increase her inventory. One of the things that Felipa enjoys most about her job is that it allows her to meet new people. However, one of the challenges that Felipa faces is that sometimes her customers pay her too late. This becomes a challenge when she cannot afford to invest in her business by purchasing more products. Felipa feels that a loan from World Vision will benefit her and her family substantially. She could give a better life to her children. With the profits, she would like to buy new school uniforms for her children, as the ones that they have are worn. In the future, Felipa would like to sell plastic dishes and housewares by catalog. And doing so, she hopes to meet the needs of her children with the profits.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Matilde
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Matilde is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase blankets, towels, and make up to resell .
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    Matilde has been selling blankets, towels, and make up to make a living. Matilde is a very hardworking woman; she gets up very early in the morning to sells her products door to door in her community. Matilde is in the need of a loan. Please, help Matilde’s business grow. Matilde will use the loan to purchase some pending orders of blankets and make up. This loan will benefit her because she will purchase the products of the pending orders and have more profits, which she will use to give a better quality of life to her children. Matilde will use some of the profits to open another business. She would like to start selling custom jewelry. Matilde is married and she has three children. Matilde lives in Michoacán, Mexico.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Jovita
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Jovita is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $450 to purchase 4 sheep, corn and food.
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    Jovita is 34 years old. She has 3 children who are all attending school. She breeds animals, primarily sheep, to sell for a profit. Currently, there is little grazing land available in her community because of frosts. All the pasture is dry, and she does not have a place where she can raise her sheep. This loan will rescue Jovita from the temporary lack of pasture. She will be able to buy the feed needed for her sheep. She will buy pasture, corn, food and other sheep. She wants her children to be able to complete their education and to one day have a professional career. With the profits from her business, she will buy food for her family. She will also make sure that her children have school uniforms and the school supplies that they need.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Adelina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Adelina is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $475 to buy three pigs and feed.
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    Adelina is 19 years old. She and Jose, a builder, have an eight month old daughter. They live far from the center of town and there are no accessible buses. They find it hard to find ways to travel. Fortunately, Adelina works as a stockbreeder. She already owns 3 pigs that she has been raising for a year so far. She finds it very hard to supply her pigs with enough food. The small family already lacks money, and they have trouble feeding the pigs three times every day. The pigs go through one bag of feed every week. Adelina is asking for the loan to buy 3 pigs and feed. She wants to buy enough food so that her pigs grow healthy and strong so that she can sell them. Adelina enjoys raising pigs and keeps the pigpen very neat and tidy. One of her goals is to own her own house. Right now, Adelina lives with her mother-in-law and she doesn't like it very much. Adelina wants to build her own house so that she and Jose can live alone with their daughter. With the profits from the sales of her pigs, Adelina will save up to buy materials to build the house and better provide for her daughter.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Santa Teresita
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    $25
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    Santa Teresita is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $725 to buy electric parts, mufflers, exhausts, brake linings, grease, spark plugs and wires .
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    Santa Teresita Ventura Calihua is a 35 year old woman who lives in Cosolapa, Mexico. The community of Cosolapa is in a sugarcane area in the state of Oaxaca. She is married to Misael who is a welder and repairs cars. Teresita and her husband decided to open their own auto parts store because Misael always had trouble finding the parts he needed to repair cars. Misael had to travel to other communities to buy parts which took up a lot of time and money. Their business has grown day by day and they try to keep the auto parts store well stocked. Teresita is asking for a loan to buy electric parts, mufflers, exhausts, brake linings, grease, spark plugs and wires. Teresita and her husband believe that the key to success is to provide good service and to be nice to their clients. She wants their business to succeed and she would like to open a car repair workshop in the future. Teresita and Misael have two children, one in 6th grade and the other in 3rd grade. Additional income brought into the business will help cover their basic needs and cover their children's school expenses.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $725
  • Maria Mayde
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Mayde is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $400 to buy clothing such as blouses, pants, shirts and garments for children.
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    Maria Mayde is married and has a one-year old little boy. They live in a community where February the 2nd is not only an important religious date, but the reason for throwing an amazing feast to celebrate "La Virgen de la Candelaria". Sometimes her clothing stock becomes very low and she cannot offer her customers what they are requesting. She wants to use the economic help to buy better-quality clothing, in order to give the best products to her clients for more profits to help her family. Maria is requesting a World Vision microloan to buy more clothes for the business she began a year ago. She explains it has been a good investment with good earnings. Buying clothing such as blouses, pants, shirts and garments for children, in bulk, will allow her to get better pricing and also to have the inventory she needs to replinish her stock when it dwindles. She can then be prepared next February when her customers will want to purchase new clothing for the community's religious celebration. With the additional income, Maria's goal is to save as much as she can to get a better establishment where she can display all her clothes and grow her client base.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Teresa
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Teresa is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy underwear, cloth, needles and thread.
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    Teresa is forty-two years old and married with three children: Cintya, Sergio and Diego who are all attending school. She sells underwear and embroidered napkins to the people in her community. Usually she goes out into the street to offer her merchandise to friends and neighbors. The difficult part of her economic activities is that Teresa does not have enough time to offer her products and, therefore, is unable to sell all her stock. With a loan from World Vision, Teresa will be able to invest in her business by buying underwear, cloth, needles and thread. With the additional profits, she will be able to better provide for the basic needs of her family. She also hopes to get an establishment to sell her merchandise without the need to move all around the community. In the future, Teresa is considering starting other types of businesses as well.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Raquel
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Raquel is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $550 to purchase four pigs and pasture to feed them .
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    Doña Raquel is a 35 year old, single mother of Jaciel, who is 9 years old. Raquel raises animals: chicken, turkeys, sheep and pigs. Raquel started raising animals to cover home expenses. The challenge she faces is that the animals can easily get sick and die if she does not have enough money to buy vitamins and medicine to treat them and keep them healthy. Raquel wants to use a World Vision microloan to buy four more pigs and pasture to feed them. She wants to keep investing in her livestock business to buy and sell more animals. With the additional income, Raquel wants to buy food supplies, clothing, shoes for her family and to continue paying the school fees of her child. She will be able to purchase medicine for the animals to keep them healthy in order to sell them for higher profits.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Liliana
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Liliana is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $450 to buy ingredients for her snack business.
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    Liliana lives in a community named Motzorongo which is home to an important sugar mill in an area of sugar cane plantations. Liliana is married to Ruben and they have one son, Luis Enrique who is attending elementary school. For 20 years Liliana has been preparing and selling traditional Mexican snacks next to the sugar mill. She prepares snacks such as "empanadas" (pasties), "tacos dorados" (fried tacos), "gorditas" (thick tortilla with different fillings) and "tostadas" (fried tortilla with toppings) and has used the income to improve the financial situation of her family. Lilliana would like to use a World Vision loan to buy in bulk the ingredients she uses the most in her dishes: tortillas, maize dough, tomatoes, garlic, onions, flour, beans, potatoes, cabbage, sour cream, cooking oil, beef and chili. This will enable her to increase what she can offer and the income she makes.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Maria Elena
    They gave
    $25
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    Maria Elena is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy fertilizers, manure, and insecticide for her trees and to buy food for the animals.
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    Elena is 26 years old and the mother of a young boy. Her husband is a farm worker but often works in Mexico City as a bricklayer. Four years ago, Elena started growing fruits such as avocados, peaches, apples and blackberries. She sells all the produce in the wholesale food market of a nearby community. "Thank God I'm getting my money and at least I get to buy my family's daily bread" says Elena. She sells her fruits in plastic bags because it is the way she can get a better price for her product. Whenever she does not get to sell all the produce in the wholesale food market, she goes to the marketplace of the community and easily sells what is left. Elena also raises sheep to sell. Unfortunately several avocado trees have become infected with pests and Elena is worried that the fruit might fall off. With a loan from World Vision she will buy fertilizers, insecticides and manure to help enhance the conditions of the trees and to save the fruits. Elena's idea is to plant more and more trees each time because it is the steadiest activity. With the profits she will be able to expand the sheep sales business. She also dreams of offering job opportunities to people in her community by having them harvest the fruit or taking sheep out to pasture.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Sokong
    They gave
    $25
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    Sokong is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $600 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    Sokong is a peasant farmer, who she grows rice and raises cows. Unfortunately Sokong has not had the money to invest in her farm and buy more natural fertilizer or pesticide, which would increase her income. Thankfully, the loan from World Vision will enable Sokong to improve her farm. By amending the soil with fertilizer, Sokong will be able to grow abundant rice crops. This will increase her sales and income. With her new income, Sokong will be able to better provide for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Ruth
    They gave
    $25
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    Ruth is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $700 to buy flour.
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    Ruth sells bread to customers in her community. For the last 4 years, she has successfully operated her small business in the Colomi region in Bolivia. This loan from World Vision will help her expand her current business by buying flour and supplies in bulk. Ruth is 25 years old and has 1 child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $700
  • Mariana
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mariana is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $450 to buy catalogue cosmetics and perfumes of different brands.
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    Mariana is 42 years old and lives in World Vision’s Crescencio Morales region in Mexico with her husband and two school-age children. Mariana has run a small business selling cosmetics and perfumes in this area for more than 5 years. Doña Mariana started selling cosmetics and perfumes to improve the living conditions of her family and as a way to support her husband with the family expenses. She sells the merchandise in other communities and fortunately she has had good sales. Mariana lets her clients pay by installments so that they really have the opportunity to acquire the products. Mariana has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy a large supply og catalog cosmetics and perfumes of different brands.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Dionisio
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Dionisio is from Philippines. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $500 to buy more merchandise to sell.
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    Dionisio is 47-years-old and has run a small grocery store in World Vision's Children's Helper region in the Philippines for five years. Dionisio sells groceries like soft drinks, noodles, canned goods, powdered milk, sugar and more. Dionisio has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to buy more items that his customers buy the most. Dioniso will increase his sales and overall income by having more groceries to sell. Although Dionisio and his wife have only one child, they care for four more relatives in their home. Dionisio needs the extra income to help provide for his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Rosie
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Rosie is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $300 to buy more commodities to sell like noodles, canned goods, sot drinks, shampoo, soaps and condiments.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Maria Martha
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Martha is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $600 to buy 5 lambs.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Ofelia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ofelia is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $450 to buy meat, chili, tomatoes, onions, maize, tortillas, cream, cheese, avocados, cabbage, beans, potatoes, etc.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Khem
    They gave
    $25
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    Khem is from Cambodia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $500 to buy seeds, fertilizer, and to hire help.
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    Khem and her family live in the rural area of Cambodia. She is, also, a peasant farmer, who grows rice, cashews, and seasonal vegetables. Khem is asking for a loan because she has no money to buy more seeds and fertilizer for her field. And she also needs to hire help to help her cultivate and harvest her crops before the rainy season. The loan from World Vision loan will help Khem to hire labor that will help her cultivate and harvest her crops. Also, she will buy more farming supplies she needs to create a farm that thrives. The improvements that she makes this year will allow her to do more farming in the next season as well. Khem's farm will be a sustainable source of income that she and her family can depend on..
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Dibabe
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    $25
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    Dibabe is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy butter.
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    For the last six years Dibabe has operated her small business in the Angolola region in Ethiopia. She sells coffee and butter to customers in her community. Dibabe also has a second business where she raises sheep. This second business provides a supplemental income which Dibabe needs to support her family. Dibabe is 33 years old and the mother of three children, two of whom are currently studying in school. Dibabe has asked for a loan from World Vision to buy butter. This investment will help her expand her business. The increased income will help her pay for school fees, provide healthcare for her children and purchase food for the family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Kebede
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    $25
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    Kebede is from Ethiopia. He has 6 children. He needs a loan of $300 to buy an ox for farming.
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    Kebede has a small farm. He will use a loan from World Vision to buy an ox for farming. Kebede works with his family in the fields. He works hard to develop his small business into a sustainable livelihood for his family. He is happy with his farming business. Kebede is the father of 7 children. With his additional income, he will improve his lifestyle, provide his family with the things they need, and send his children to school. In the future, Kebede hopes to participate in other business activities like cattle fattening and create job opportunities for his friends.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Socheat
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    $25
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    Socheat is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase fertilizer and pesticide.
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    For the last six years, Socheat has operated her small business in the Samrongtong region of Cambodia. She grows rice and corn to sell to customers in her community. Socheat has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and pesticide so she can produce a better harvest. With the additional income she will earn, she will be able to provide food for her family, do home repairs and continue to invest in her business. Socheat cares for one additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Getaneh
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    $25
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    Getaneh is from Ethiopia. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $350 to purchase cattle.
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    Getaneh is 45 years old and runs a small business raising cattle. He lives in World Vision's Mehal Meda region in Ethiopia. Getaneh has raised cattle in this area for more than 5 years. Getaneh also has a second business where he sells crops. This second business provides a supplemental income, which Getaneh needs to support his family. Getaneh has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase more cattle. This will help Getaneh increase his overall income and enable him to better support his family. Getaneh and his wife have 3 children, 2 of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Thorn
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    $25
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    Thorn is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    For the last 6 years Thorn has operated hers small business in the Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. She grows seasonal vegetables to sell to customers in her community. Thorn has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and pesticide wich will allow her to purchase food for the family and expand the current business. She cares for two additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Ploeurn
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    $25
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    Ploeurn is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and pesticides.
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    For the last 6 years, Ploeurn has run her small business in the Leuk Daek region of Cambodia. She grows rice and cassava to sell to customers in her community. She cares for one dependent. A loan from World Vision will help Ploeurn expand her business. She plans to use the loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides. Healthier and stronger crops mean Ploeurn can sell more rice and cassava. The additional money will help her support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Marita
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marita is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $250 to pay for boat repairs.
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    For more than 5 years Marita has operated her small business in the Northwestern Leyte region in Philippines. She sells fish to customers in her community. Marita also has a second business where she makes dresses. This second business provides a supplemental income which Marita needs to support her family. Marita has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to pay for repairs to her boat. Marita is 51 years old and the mother of 2 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school. She also cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Dafne Rocio
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    $25
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    Dafne Rocio is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $200 to buy supplies for tailoring and candy to resell.
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    For the last year Dafne Rocio has operated her small business in the Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. She sells candy to customers in her community. Dafne Rocio also has a second business where she provides tailoring service. This second business provides a supplemental income which Dafne Rocio needs to support her family. Dafne Rocio has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy needles, threads, and clothes, and also treats like lollipops, chewing gum, and peanuts. Dafne Rocio is 19 years old and the mother of 1 child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Adela
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Adela is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $350 to buy more underwear and shoes to sell.
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    Adela is 26 years old and runs a small business selling shoes and clothes. She lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Adela has sold these items in this area for more than 5 years. Adela has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy more underwear and shoes to fulfill all her orders.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • George
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    George is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $350 to buy a water tank.
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    For more than 5 years George has operated his small business in the Ndadbibi region in Kenya. He sells water to customers in his community. George has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy a water tank to improve his services and increase his income to support his family. George is 32 years old and the father of 3 children, all of whom are currently studying in school. He also cares for 2 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Liliana
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Liliana is from Bolivia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $450 Buy inputs to making bread.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Bernard
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Bernard is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $500 to purchase animal feed for his cattle.
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    Bernard is 47 years old and runs a small business growing maize and french beans, and rearing livestock. He lives in World Vision's Yatta region in Kenya. Bernard has grown maize and french beans and reared livestock in this area for more than 5 years. Bernard has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase animal feed. This will help Bernard raise and sell more cattle, which will increase his overall income. Bernard and his wife have 2 children, who are both currently studying in school. He also cares for 2 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Lourdes
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Lourdes is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $700 to buy bread ingredients.
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    Lourdes is 40 years old and runs a small business selling bread. She lives in World Vision's Machareti region in Bolivia. Lourdes has sold bread in this area for 2 years. She also has 1 employee who helps her run her shop. Lourdes has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy bread ingredients. This will help to increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $700
  • Aye
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Aye is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase fertilizer.
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    For the last 6 years Aye has operated her small business in the (Hidabu) Abote region in Ethiopia. She grows crops to sell to customers in her community. Aye has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer. This will help her get more crops to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Amarech
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Amarech is from Ethiopia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase an ox.
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    Amarech is 32 years old and runs a small business growing crops. She lives in World Vision's Omosheleko region in Ethiopia. Amarech has grown crops in this area for more than five years. Amarech has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase an ox. This will help Amarech grow and sell more crops, which will increase her overall income. Amarech and her husband have four children, of whom three are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Charles
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Charles is from Kenya. He has 4 children. He needs a loan of $400 to buy more stocks of household goods.
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    For the last 6 years, Charles has operated his small business in the Mogotio region in Kenya. He sells household goods to customers in his community. Charles is 44 years old and father of four children, all of whom are currently studying in school. Charles has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to buy more stocks of household goods. The increased income from the additional sales will be used to pay school fees for his children and help him in providing support to his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Timothy
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Timothy is from Kenya. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $350 to purchase more accessories to sell.
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    Timothy is 26 years old and runs a small business selling phone accessories. He lives in World Vision's Marigat region in Kenya. Timothy has sold phone accessories in this area for 2 years. Timothy has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to purchase more accessories to sell. This will help to increase his overall income and support his family. Timothy and his wife have 1 child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Rosalina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Rosalina is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $200 to buy ingredients for snack stand.
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    Rosalina is 51 years old and runs a small business selling pancakes, siakoy (fried dough sprinkled with sugar) and doughnuts. She lives in World Vision's Bohol region in Philippines. Rosalina has sold items like these in this area for more than 5 years. Rosalina also has a second business where she provides dressmaking services. This second business provides a supplemental income which Rosalina needs to support her family. Rosalina has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy flour, cooking oil and sugar, banana, rice and coconut. Rosalina has 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school. She also cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Phov
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Phov is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy animal feed.
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    Phov is 54 years old and runs a small business growing rice and watermelon. She lives in World Vision's Phnom Srok region in Cambodia. Phov has grown rice and watermelon in this area for more than 5 years. Phov also has a second business where she raises pigs. This second business provides a supplemental income which Phov needs to support her family. Phov has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy food for pigs. This will help Phov raise more pigs to sell, which will increase her overall income. Phov and her husband have 2 children. She also cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Sophal
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sophal is from Cambodia. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $250 to buy corn and hire labor.
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    Sophal is 31 years old and runs a small business growing rice, corn and seasonal vegetables. He lives in World Vision's Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. Sophal has been growing in this area for more than five years. Sophal has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy corn and hire labor. This will help Sophal grow and sell more, which will increase his overall income for his family. Sophal and his wife have three children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Sambo
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sambo is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    Sambo is 45 years old and runs a small business growing rice. She lives in World Vision's Koh Krolor region in Cambodia. Sambo has grown rice in this area for more than 5 years. She also has 2 employees who help her run her farm. Sambo has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and pesticide. This will help Sambo grow and sell more rice, which will increase her overall income and help to support her family. Sambo and her husband have 1 child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Nicolasa
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Nicolasa is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $550 to buy bedsheets, quilts, eiderdowns, and cushions.
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    For the last 3 years Nicolasa has operated her small business in the Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. She sells bedclothes to customers in her community. Nicolasa has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy bedsheets, quilts, down pillows, and cushions. This will help her make more sales and the income will go to support her family. Nicolasa sells her merchandise by showing her catalogs to her clients. She takes down the order and then she buys the products with the authorized supplier. This activity has helped Nicolasa get the needed income to improve her living conditions.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Yim
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Yim is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy more chicken.
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    For the last 6 years, Yim has operated her small business in the Samrong I region in Cambodia. She grows rice to sell to customers in her community. Yim also has a second business where she raises chicken rising. This poultry business provides a supplemental income which Yim needs to support her family. Yim has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy more chicken. This will help her raise and sell more chicken. The increased income from higher sales of chicken will be used to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Ros
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ros is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    Ros is 59 years old and runs a small business growing rice. She lives in World Vision's Thma Puok (Thmor Puok) region in Cambodia. Ros has grown rice in this area for more than 5 years. She has 1 employee who helps her run her farm. Ros has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer and pesticide. This will help Ros grow and sell more rice which will increase her overall income. She cares for 4 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Meseret
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Meseret is from Ethiopia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase an ox.
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    For the last 5 years Meseret has operated her small business in the (Hidabu) Abote region in Ethiopia. She grows crops to sell to customers in her community. Meseret has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase an ox. This will help her grow and sell more crops to support her family. Meseret is 33 years old and the mother of 2 children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Clifford
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Clifford is from Kenya. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $600 to purchase more stock.
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    For the last 6 years Clifford has operated his small business in the Yatta region in Kenya. He sells lab chemicals and stationery to customers in his community. Clifford has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase more text books, writing pads, pens and staplers. the income is needed to support his family. Clifford is 34 years old and the father of 1 child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Yitbarek
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Yitbarek is from Ethiopia. He has 5 children. He needs a loan of $250 to purchase an ox.
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    For more than 5 years Yitbarek has operated his small business in the Ada Berga region in Ethiopia. He grows crops to sell to customers in his community. Yitbarek has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase an ox. This will help him maximize his overall income to support his family. Yitbarek is 60 years old and the father of 5 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Marion
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marion is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase milk and juice.
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    For more than 5 years Marion has operated her small business in the Olenton region in Kenya. She sells milk and juice to customers in her community. Marion has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase milk and juice to generate additional income to support her family. Marion is 38 years old and the mother of 2 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school. She also cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Sorn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sorn is from Cambodia. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $350 to buy pesticide.
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    Sorn is 59 years old and runs a small business growing rice. He lives in World Vision's Phnom Srok region in Cambodia. Sorn has grown rice in this area for 5 years. He also has 2 employees who help him run his farm. Sorn has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy pesticide. This will help Sorn grow and sell more rice, which will increase his overall income. Sorn and his wife have 1 child, who is currently studying in school. He also cares for 2 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Mirare
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mirare is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and pay for labor.
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    Mirare is 23 years old and runs a small business growing rice. She lives in World Vision's Mountain View region in Philippines. Mirare has grown rice in this area for the last 5 years. Mirare has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and pay for labor. This will help Mirare grow and sell more rice which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Richard
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Richard is from Philippines. He has 5 children. He needs a loan of $350 to buy fishing nets.
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    Richard is 37 years old and runs a small business providing motorcycle transportation services. He lives in World Vision's Bohol 04-ll region in the Philippines. Richard has provided taxi services in this area for the last year. Richard also has a second business where he catches fish. This second business provides a supplemental income which Richard needs to support his family. Richard has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy fishing nets. This will help Richard catch more fish, which will increase his overall income. Richard and his wife have 5 children, of whom 4 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Dede
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Dede is from Ghana. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $200 to purchase more bananas.
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    For more than 5 years Dede has operated her small business in the Suhum-Kraboa-Coaltar region in Ghana. She sells bananas to customers in her community. Dede has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to use the money to purchase more bananas. This will enable her to increase her overall income so that she can support her family. Dede is 52 years old and the mother of 1 child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Thamas
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Thamas is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $100 to buy fertilizer and fishing equipment.
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    For more than 5 years Thamas has operated her small business in the Bati region in Cambodia. Thamas grows rice to sell to customers in her community. Thamas also has a second business where she catches and sells fish. This second business provides a supplemental income which Thamas needs to support her family. Thamas is 50 years old and she cares for two dependents in her home. Thamas has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and fishing equioment. This will help Thamas grow and sell more rice farming which will increase her overall income.
    43% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Jared Ma.
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Jared Ma. is from Philippines. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fish.
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    Jared Ma. is 25 years old and runs a small business selling phone service. She lives in World Vision's Bohol 04-ll region in Philippines. Jared Ma. has sold phone service in this area for the last 3 years. Jared Ma. also has a second business where she sells fish. This second business provides a supplemental income which Jared Ma. needs to support her family. Jared Ma. has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan she would like to buy fish in bulk for resale. Jared Ma. has 1 child.
    49% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Porth
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Porth is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $400 to purchase fertilizer and pig feed.
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    Porth is 44 years old and runs a small business growing rice and raising pigs. She lives in World Vision's Stong region in Cambodia. Porth has grown rice and raised pigs in this area for more than 5 years. She also has 3 employees who help her run her farm. Porth has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer and pig feed. This will improve her farm and increase her overall income. Porth and her husband have 1 child. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    41% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Pamela
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Pamela is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $450 to buy second-hand clothes for resale.
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    Pamela is 43 years old and runs a small business selling second-hand clothes. She lives in World Vision's Winam Urban region in Kenya. Pamela has sold second-hand clothes in this area for more than 5 years. Pamela has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan she would like to buy more second hand -clothes to sell so she can afford to pay her children's school fees. Pamela and her husband have 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school. She also cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Vincent
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Vincent is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $500 to purchase more materials.
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    For more than 5 years Vincent has operated his small business in the Soweto Tulia region in Kenya. He provides tailoring to customers in his community. Vincent has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase more materials to improve his services and support his family. Vincent is 47 years old and the father of 2 children, and both of them are currently studying in school. He also cares for 1 additional dependent in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Lucy
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Lucy is from Ghana. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase farm products.
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    For more than 5 years Lucy has operated her small business in the Nkwanta region in Ghana. She grows plantains to sell to customers in her community. Lucy has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase farm products. This will help her earn more to support her family. Lucy is 54 years old and the mother of 1 child, who is currently studying in school. She also cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Siyet
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Siyet is from Cambodia. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $300 to purchase fertilizer.
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    Siyet is 36 years old and runs a small business growing rice. He lives in World Vision's Samrong Tong region in Cambodia. Siyet has grown rice in this area for more than 5 years. Siyet has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase fertilizer. This will help Siyet grow and sell more rice, which will increase his overall income. Siyet and his wife have 1 child, who is currently studying in school. He also cares for 1 additional dependent in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Thea
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Thea is from Cambodia. He needs a loan of $350 to buy rice seeds.
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    Thea lives in the Leuk Daek region in Cambodia, where he runs a small business growing rice. He has grown rice in this area for 5 years. He has 2 employees who help him run his farm. Thea is 32 years old. Thea has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would to buy rice seeds. This will help Thea grow and sell more rice which will increase his overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • David
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    David is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $200 to buy foods and other goods for resale.
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    David is 40 years old and runs a small retail shop. He lives in World Vision's Winam Urban region in Kenya. David has run a retail shop in this area for more than 5 years. David has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to buy more foods and cartons of other goods to resell to his customers. He cares for 3 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Houn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Houn is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $300 to buy fertilizer and seeds.
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    For more than 5 years Houn has operated her small business in the Rattanak Mondul region in Cambodia. She grows corn and beans to sell to customers in her community. She also has 2 employees to help her run her farm. Houn has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and seeds. This will allow her to grow more crops to sell to support her family. Houn is 26 years old and the mother of 1 child. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    35% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Gemma
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Gemma is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $450 to buy pig feed and have additional capital for food vending.
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    For the last 5 years Gemma has operated her small business in the Bohol 04-ll region in Philippines. She raises pigs to sell to customers in her community. Gemma has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy pig feed and have additional capital for food vending. This will help her earn more to support her family. Gemma is 48 years old and the mother of 2 children, and both are currently studying in school.
    88% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Nelson
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Nelson is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $350 to repair his motorcycle.
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    For more than 5 years Nelson and his wife have operated his small business in the Matete region in Kenya. He provides motorcycle transportation to customers in his community. He also has 1 employee to help him run his business. Nelson has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to repair his motorcycle so he can provide more motorcycle transportation. Nelson is 29 years old and the father of 2 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Jane
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Jane is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy clothes.
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    For the last 5 years Jane and her husband have operated a small business in the Kiambogoko region in Kenya. Jane provides new clothes to customers in her community. Jane has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy more clothes to sell to her customers, which will increase her income to support her family. Jane is 36 years old and the mother of 3 children, of whom 3 are currently studying in school.
    49% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Grace
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Grace is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to increase her working capital.
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    Grace is 30 years old and runs a small business selling stationery. She lives in World Vision's Winam Urban region in Kenya. Grace has sold stationery in this area for more than 5 years. Grace has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to increase her working capital. Grace and her husband have 2 children, and both of them are currently studying in school.
    20% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Michael
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Michael is from Kenya. He has 4 children. He needs a loan of $500 to purchase wheat flour, maize flour, margarine, rice, soda and sugar.
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    For more than 5 years Michael has operated his small business in the Bandaptai region in Kenya. He sells groceries to customers in his community. Michael has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase more grocery items. This will help Michael increase his sales and overall income. Michael is 32 years old and the father of 4 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school.
    64% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Vannak
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Vannak is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase vegatables.
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    Vannak is 62 years old and runs a small business growing vegetables. She lives in World Vision's Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. Vannak has grown vegetables in this area for more than 5 years. Vannak also has a second business where she sells vegetables. This second business provides a supplemental income which Vannak needs to support her family. Vannak has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase vegetables for selling at the market. This will help Vannak increase her overall income. Vannak has 2 children.
    7% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300

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