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Lending History

  • Adelphine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Adelphine is from Rwanda. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $675 to purchase more groceries.
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    Adelphine lives in Gakenke, Rwanda and runs a small grocery store. She sometimes has difficulty earning enough income to restock her grocery store. Adelphine will use her loan from World Vision to purchase more vegetables, fruits, cooking oil, small fish and other groceries to be sold to her customers. She will reinvest the profits from her sales into her business so that it continues to grow. Adelphine hopes that she will also be able to improve her family's living conditions.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $675
  • Esperance
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Esperance is from Rwanda. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase more biscuits, sugar, drinks and other items to sell. .
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    Esperance runs a small boutique in Nyamagabe, Rwanda. Her biggest challenge in running her business is obtaining the capital she needs for resale. With a loan from World Vision she plans to purchase more biscuits, sugar, drinks and other items for resale. Esperance's goal is to expand her business in order to bring in a greater profit so she can help improve her family's living conditions and increase their daily consumption. With a child at home, it is important to her to provide the best support she can. Esperance also hopes that the additional income she earns from the sale of her goods will increase her business enough to give her the opportunity to offer jobs to others in her community and help them support their families too.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Maria Itzel
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Itzel is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $475 to purchase wheels and to pay for some service work for her taxi.
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    Maria Itzel Galindo Rodriguez is 20 years old and is married to Saturnino. They have a two year old son named Abel. Saturnino and Maria have a taxi, and Saturnino is a chauffeur. To support Abel and to improve his quality of life, Maria would like to improve their taxi business by investing in the maintentance of the taxi, specifically by buying new wheels for the taxi. With her improved taxi, Maria will be able to increase her profits and better support her family. Her goal is to save enough money to buy another taxi so that she can provide even better service.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Yadira
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Yadira is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $400 to buy hot peppers, tortillas, rice, chickens and onion.
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    Yadira opened her roasted chicken business over a year ago. She named it “Juquilita”. She knows that the economic situation of her country is getting worse and she wants to have a stable source of income to provide herself and her husband a better quality of life. She gets up early every day to clean her chickens, then he puts them on the roasting oven and leaves them there until they are well roasted. She then she waits for her customers to come and buy her delicious roasted chickens. Yadira needs this loan to buy more hot peppers, tortillas, rice, chickens and onion. She hopes that with this investment her business will generate enough incomes to continue to support her family and hopefully someday expand it. Yadira is 57 years old. She’s married to Angel who works as a merchant. They have three adult children who are already married. They live in a sugarcane area, just a few minutes away from one of the most important precincts on the state of Oaxaca.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Marie Gorette
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marie Gorette is from Rwanda. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $850 to purchase more stone to sell.
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    Marie Gorette sells stone. She does not have enough capital to run her business. She would like a loan to purchase a larger variety of stone. And to also provide food for her family. She has two children. By increasing her profits, Marie Gorette will be able to save for the future and reinvest in her business. She would like to become financially stable and to buy a plot.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Marie Therese
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marie Therese is from Rwanda. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $675 to purchase sugar, biscuits, salt, Colgate, and other items for resale .
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    Marie Therese runs a small boutique in her community in order to support her family. She sells various goods such as sugar, biscuits, salt, and Colgate, as well as other items in her shop. At this time her greatest challenge is that her store does not bring in enough profits to cover both her family's needs and to reinvest in her business. With a loan from World Vision, Marie Therese will be able to purchase the goods she needs to restock her shelves and make available the items that will bring in more clients and increase her sales. She hopes that this venture will help her become financially stable. And in the future, when her business expands enough, she plans to hire others from her community to help run her shop. The extra income from her increased sales will improve Marie Therese's life and that of her family. With her profits she will be able to save for their future and pay for her two children's school fees. She also hopes to afford medical insurance for her family, a great blessing in the area where she lives.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $675
  • Consuelo
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Consuelo is from Mexico. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $475 to buy more sodas to resell.
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    Consuelo is married to Pablo and they have four children together (three of which are already married). She has been working in the soda business for the past six months. Her main struggle is that during the dry seasons when she runs out of soda, people go to other grocery stores and she loses customers. Consuelo would like to keep her store stocked but she lacks the financial capital to do so. With a loan from World Vision Consuelo will be able to buy more sodas of different flavors to sell. That way she can increase her customer base and people don't have to go all the way to town. With the profits she earns she will be able to better support her family. Her future goal is to continue working in her soda business and eventually to expand it.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Sumiati
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sumiati is from Indonesia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $175 to purchase equipment for making ice cream.
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    Sumiati makes ice cream to sell for parties and weddings. A lack of capital has prevented her from being able to grow her business, but a loan from World Vision will enable her to buy more equipment for making ice cream. This will help her increase her production and meet the customers' demand. She will also be able to hire two more people to work for her once she receives a loan. She loves her job because she knows that her business's growth will also benefit other members of her community. Sumiati is the mother of three children, and her family depends upon her income. Her increased profits will help her meet the family's basic needs and pay her children's school fees so that they can continue to receive an education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $175
  • Priscila
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Priscila is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy fruit and vegtables to sell.
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    Priscila, or Prisci as her friends call her, is married to Cornelio. They have two children who are attending high school. Prisci has been selling fruits and vegetables for almost eighteen years. She wakes up at 3:00 am everyday to go to the wholesale market to buy the best fruits and vegetables before they are sold. She sells her produce in her community. Prisci started her business to help her husband meet household expenses because his income was not enough meet their basic needs. Now, she is asking for a loan to expand her business and to buy more onions, nopales, lettuce, chili, avocado, coriander, and many other types of vegetables. With the loan from World Vision, Prisci will be able to buy high quality vegetables. This will allow her to better provide for her family. In the future, she is saving to rent a store because of the many times when her produce has been ruined due to rain or extreme hot weather.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Khun
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Khun is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy food for her pigs.
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    Khun sells noodles and raises pigs for a living to support her family. She lacks the capital she needs to maintain her business in a competitive market. With a loan from World Vision Khun will be able to buy more food for her pigs and keep her business growing. With the profits she earns she will be able to better provide for her family and send her children to school. In the future Khun hopes to raise more pigs and participate more in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Viki
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Viki is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy more chickens.
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    Viki is 27 years old and she is married to Hector, a mason. They have three children: Milton, Andres and Jennifer. Viki started selling chickens five years ago because she wanted to find a way to help her children. Viki states, "Thanks to her work and effort, but mainly thanks to God, she has never been through any problematic situation in her life." She was referring to her health and her business. Viki wants to use the loan to buy more chickens. Viki is completely positive that the loan will help her improve her business and the life of her family. She happy to say that she will bring even more income to her home. With the profits, she wants to o send her children to school. Her hope is that they will be able to attend a university in the future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Tou
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Tou is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy seed, fertilizer and pesticide.
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    Tou is a farmer who grows rice, vegetables, and raises pigs. She is unable to buy seed and fertilizer, and she does not have enough money to buy food for her family. Moreover, her three children might not go to school because she cannot afford the school fees and study materials. Tou is requesting a loan to purchase seed, fertilzer and pesticide for her farm. The loan will help her to buy farming materials and she can send her children to school. With the profits that she expects to earn from a bountiful harvest, Tou plans to enlarge her farmland and buy more pigs. The additional income will improve her living standard.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Ailene
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ailene is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase canned goods, utensils and other ingredients .
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Gloria
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Gloria is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $400 to buy more seafood.
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    Gloria is 43 years old and lives in World Vision’s Unidos Caminando region in Mexico. For more than five years has run a small business selling seafood with the help of three employees. Prior to that she had more than 10 years experience in the business. One challenge is that during March and April the seafood catch is not substantial. She has requested a loan from World Vision to buy more seafood. With her income she would like to save for a better home for herself and her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Margarita
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Margarita is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $550 to buy a wide variety of plastic containers.
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    For the last two years Margarita has operated her small business in the Najhe region in Mexico. She sells plastic home products to customers in her community. Margarita has asked for a loan from World Vision to buy a wide variety of plastic containers and expand her business. She plans to use the increased income to do some needed home repairs and purchase food for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Bertha
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Bertha is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $450 to buy soda, cookies, bread, candies.
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    For the last three years Bertha has operated her small business in the Colomi region in Bolivia. She sells treats like soda, cookies, and candies to customers in her community. Bertha has asked for a loan from World Vision purchase soda, cookies, bread, candies. With the increase in income she would like to expand the current business and buy supplies in bulk.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Michael
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Michael is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $400 to purchase more livestock for sale.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Getachew
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Getachew is from Ethiopia. He has 8 children. He needs a loan of $300 to buy an ox for farming.
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    Getachew is a farmer who raises crops and fattens sheep. He will use a loan from World Vision to buy an ox for farming. Getachew was raised in a family of farmers. He works hard to develop his small business into a sustainable livelihood for his family. With his additional income, Getachew will provide his children with a nutritious diet and a good education. In the future, Getachew hopes to buy more sheep to raise and add cattle to his farm.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Sim
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sim is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $600 to buy vegetables.
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    Sim is a mother and she sells vegetables to earn a living. Unfortunately, she has not had the money to invest in her business and she is not earning enough to meet her family's most basic needs. The loan from World Vision will enable Sim to create a strong business that will be a sustainable source of income she and her family can depend on. This will increase her sales and income. With her new income Sim will be able to provide her family with the things they need.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Shewaye
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Shewaye is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $5,150 to buy supplies in bulk.
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    For the last 6 years Shewaye has operated her small business in the Hidabu Abote region in Ethiopia. She raises cattle to sell to customers in her community. She also has 2 employees to help her run her farm. Shewaye also has a second business where she sells vegetables. This second business provides a supplemental income, which Shewaye needs to support her family. Shewaye has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy supplies in bulk so that she can purchase food for the family and start a new business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $5,150
  • Nida
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Nida is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $300 to buy more items to sell like beverages, soft drinks, flour, eggs, seasonings and dry goods.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Yemezwork
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Yemezwork is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase more sheep to breed. This will help her get more income.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Svetlana
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Svetlana is from Armenia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase seeds, fertilizer and fuel.
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    Svetlana cultivates land and breeds cattle. She lives with her husband, son, daughter-in-law, grandchild and parents-in-law. Svetalana needs a World Vision loan to purchase seeds, fertilizer and fuel to help her organize and cultivate the land for a good harvest. She has applied for a loan in amount of USD 100. This World Vision loan will generate income to allow her to give her family a good quality of life and economic stability.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Tamire
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Tamire is from Ethiopia. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $250 to improve his overall income from his farm.
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    For the last six years, Tamire has operated his small farming business in the Durame region in Ethiopia. He grows crops to sell to customers in his community. He operates his farm with the help of one employee. Tamire is 41 years old and the father of three children, two of whom are currently studying in school. Tamire has asked for a loan to invest in his current business in order to expand. With the additional investment in his farm, he would like to improve his overall income. The increased income will help him to pay for his children's school fees and carry out home repairs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Hun
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Hun is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $400 to purchase fertilizer and rice seed.
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    Hun is 26 years old and runs a small business growing rice. She lives in the Leuk Daek region of Cambodia, and has grown rice in this area for more than five years. Hun has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and rice seed to improve her harvest. She will be able to grow and sell more rice which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400

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