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Lending History

  • Maria Victoria
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Victoria is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $325 to buy 2 sheep and pasture.
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    Maria Victoria is 56 years old and is married to Alejandro, a builder. Her husband's salary is only enough to provide for their most basic needs. To help with expenses, Victoria has been selling sheep for the past 30 years. She buys them when they are little, makes them grow healthy and strong and then sells them. Sometimes she has difficulty finding enough money to provide her sheep with sufficient pasture and food. She is asking for a loan to buy 2 more sheep and pasture. She will be able to buy enough pasture to last her sheep for a long time. She wants to fatten her sheep in time for the holidays, when many people will be wanting to buy sheep to cook for dinner. Victoria will save part of her profits for an emergency fund.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $325
  • Chetra
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chetra is from Cambodia. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $500 to buy fertilizer, rice seeds, and piglets.
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    Chetra and her family live on a small farm in rural Cambodia. She desires to make a better life for her family. Chetra is a farmer and grows rice and raises piglets. Although she works everyday on her farm, her farm is not earning much money. With her knowledge of best farming practices, Chetra knows that with a few improvements, her farm would become more profitable, but she does not have the money to make those investments. Chetra is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer to improve her land and to buy more piglets that she can raise and sell. A loan from World Vision will make Chetra's farm more productive and profitable. This will increase her sales and income. Her farm will be a source of income she and her family can depend on. Chetra will be able to meet her family's needs and to send her children to school. Chetra wants to continue to expand her farm and she will keep investing in it.
    32% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Saron
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Saron is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $600 to purchase a new loom, silk, and to pay her employees .
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    Saron earns a living as a weaver, in order to support her family. Because she works for others, she earns little money. Her goal is to own her own loom and hire others to work for her. She knows that this improvement would result in her earning much greater profits and improving living conditions for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Saron plans to purchase her own loom and silk, and to hire employees to help her weave. With the additional income she will earn, she will be able to provide a better life for her two young children. She will benefit her community by providing jobs and being a good role model. In the future, she wants to continue to invest in her weaving business, and to expand her role by buying woven products from other villagers to sell in the local market.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Thea
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Thea is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and pigs to raise.
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    Thea Pheap lives in Battamban Province, Cambodia. Thea owns a farm where she raises chickens and pigs. Her business is relatively small, and does not generate enough income to meet her family's daily needs. Thea has had difficulty raising funds for her business due to local moneylenders charging high interest rates that she can not afford to pay. Thea hopes to expand her farm and buy more pigs and chickens to raise with the loan she receives from World Vision. Thea also hopes to purchase fertilizer for her farm. Thea hopes that the additional income, will allow her to pay off high interest debts that she received from the local money lender. She hopes to build a savings fund to support her family and pay for her children's education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Sin
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sin is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $750 to buy piglets and grocery goods and to grow potatoes.
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    Sin Prum grows rice and potatoes in Kampong Thom Province. In addition, she raises pigs and sells groceries out of her home. Her family's main source of income used to be earned by her husband, but when he fell ill her family lost a substantial portion of their livelihood. As a result, she found herself with no money to run her businesses. With a loan from World Vision, Sin will be able to buy piglets and grocery goods and grow potatoes, with the goal of opening additional businesses after she turns a profit. As a result, her local economy will also improve, creating a positive impact in the area's standard of living. Profits earned as a result of her loan will help her to feed her family and supply for the educational needs of her two children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $750
  • Palla
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Palla is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $475 to buy fertilizer, pesticides and grocery products .
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    Palla El lives in Banteay Meanchey Province, Cambodia. Palla is a rice farmer and she sells grocery products to make a living. The rice crops have not been doing well because Palla has not been able to purchase fertilizer to hasten the growing process. Also, she has not been able to restock her grocery goods. If this is not done soon Palla will lose clients which means she will also lose income. A loan from World Vision will enable Palla to purchase fertilizer for the rice and purchase more grocery products. Palla also wants to expand her grocery business in order to earn more income to support her family. Palla has two children and additional income will help with her children's education. She wants to improve her family's standard of living and save money for future business needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Anush
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Anush is from Armenia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,200 to purchase fertilizer and hire agricultural training.
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    Anush is a farmer who wants to learn new farming methods to improve her production. She is lacking capital to expand. With a loan, she can purchase the necessary training as well as fertilizer. Living with her husband, daughter, and son (who is currently in the army), Anush is looking to improve their lives. An increase in income will provide better food and overall living conditions.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,200
  • Sol
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sol is from Cambodia. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy seed and fertilizer.
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    Sol earns her living by growing rice. Her business does not generate enough income to adequately provide for her family of four dependants. She would like to expand her business by purchasing more land for farming rice. A World Vision micro loan will provide capital to buy fertilizer and to hire a worker to help her produce more rice. The additional income from her profits will help her to send her four children to school and to provide them with basic needs and nutritious food.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Thoeurn
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Thoeurn is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase fertilizer and hire a worker.
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    Thoeurn is a rice farmer. Her farming operation is marginal and it is a challenge for her to provide for her family. She lacks the capital she needs to expand her farm and make it more profitable. In the future, Thoeurn hopes to acquire more land to expand the size of her farm. With a World Vision mico loan, Thoeurn plans to purchase fertilizer and hire a worker to help her with farming operations. These improvements will result in a better harvest and enough income to continue to reinvest in the farm and offer her two children a better quality of life.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Srey
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Srey is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and pesticides.
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    Srey is a farmer who grows rice and vegetables as her main source of income. She also fishes in order to supplement that income and better provide for her family. However, despite her hard work, even the combined income from her two businesses is not enough to meet all of her large family's basic needs. Unfortunately, this led her to have to borrow a high interest loan from a local money lender. With a loan for World Vision, Srey will be able to buy fertilizer and pesticides for her farm. This will increase her harvest yield and help her make enough money to avoid becoming indebted to the local money lender, as well as reinvest in her business and cover her family's expenses. She hopes that this boost will help her expand her current businesses and also wants to create a new business when she has the ability to do so in order to secure her financial stability. This stability will then give her the opportunity to hire others from her community to help her run her businesses. The additional income she will bring in from her increased produce and rice sales will allow Srey to better the living conditions for the whole family. She is also focused on providing sufficient food her four children so that they may grow healthy and strong, and cover all of their educational expenses so that they will have the hope of a brighter future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Touch
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Touch is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $425 to purchase rice for milling .
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    Touch and her husband have a rice milling business. Touch also raises pigs and sells water to earn more income. Even with three businesses, she cannot afford to send her children to school. She lacks investment capital to improve and expand the rice milling business to make it more sustainable and profitable. With a loan from World Vision, Touch plans to purchase rice for milling. With the additional income she will earn from this improvement, she plans to continue to invest in her business. She will be able to pay the school fees for her four children, and improve living conditions for the family. In the future, Touch wants her children to be able to get a college education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Nil
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Nil is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to grow cassava and to raise pigs.
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    Nil Vath is a peasant farmer living in the Kampung Thom Province. She generates income by growing cassava. To earn extra cash, she raises pigs. There is high demand for cassava at the market but Nil does not have the capital to invest in expanding her farm. Without a loan, she will not have the opportunity to increase her income. She would turn to the local money lender but the interest rate is too high and beyond her ability to pay. A loan from World Vision will provide Nil with the ability and the chance to improve her business. She will expand her cassava farm and raise more pigs. She aims to increase her income enough that she can afford to send her children to school regularly. The loan will improve her family's living conditions and will help to improve the village's economy overall.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Loch
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Loch is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase pesticides, fertilizer and seeds.
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    Loch Yim is a mother who lives with her family in a rural part of Cambodia. Loch works very hard at farming rice to sell for profit, to help provide for her family. At this time Loch lacks the funds needed to purchase fertilizer, pesticides and seeds for her farming business. With a loan from World Vision, Loch will be able to purchase the seeds, fertilizer and pesticides needed for her farming business. Because of the loan, Loch will be able to grow healthy crops of rice, grow her farming busness to include animals and increase her income. With the additional income, Loch will be able to provide better living conditions for her family, provide for their daily needs and pay for her children's education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Khern
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Khern is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy seeds, fertilizer and pesticide.
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    Khern is a farmer who grows rice, corn, and other vegetables. She wants to enlarge her farmland. Khern lives with her family in a rural area in an old and damaged house. She cannot afford to buy farming materials and is requesting a loan to buy fertilizer, seeds, and pesticide. A loan will help her establish her farm and also enable her to repair her house and provide more nutritious food for her family. With the profit she can expect from a good harvest, Khern can pay for her children's education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Sreymom
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sreymom is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $250 to restock her store and buy farm materials.
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    Sreymom is a hardworking and ambitious mother of one child. She grows rice, raises piglets and also owns a small grocery store. She does not have enough money to restock her grocery store and cannot provide enough healthy food for her family. A World Vision microloan will help her to buy what she needs to restock her store to keep her customers satisfied. She also has plans to buy more farmland and expand her farm and raise more piglets. The additional income will help her to improve her living standards. She will have enough food to eat and be able to send her child to school. She will continue to reinvest in her store and farm with any savings to ensure she can keep generating good profits from her two businesses and provide her community with quality rice and healthy pigs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Sa Pheap
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sa Pheap is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy corn and cotton seed.
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    Sa Pheap supports her family by growing rice, corn and cotton, which she is successful at. A loan from World Vision would enable her to purchase more corn and cotton seeds and fertilizer to increase her crop yield. With the profits, she could buy more land to expand her farm. Sa Pheap sees a brighter future for her family. With the increased income from her efforts, she could provide her family with more nutritious food, clothing, medical care, and send her children to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Rosa Maria
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Rosa Maria is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $400 to buy jeans, trousers, blouses, shirts, t-shirts for the clothes business and to buy manure and insecticides for her avocado orchard.
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    Rosa Maria is 36 years old and runs a small business selling children, women and men clothing. She lives in World Vision’s Crescencio Morales region in Mexico. Rosa Maria has sold children, women and men clothing in this area for more than 5 years. Rosa Maria also has a second business where she grows avocados. This second business provides a supplemental income which Rosa Maria needs to support her family including herself and one dependent in her home. Rosa Maria has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy different types of garments (jeans, trousers, blouses, shirts, and t-shirts) for the clothes business and to buy manure and insecticides for her avocado orchard. She mentioned that she will use her profits to hire a "peon" (landworker) to help her harvest the avocados that she usually sells in the wholesale food market of Zitácuaro.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Lourdes
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Lourdes is from Philippines. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $550 to buy more pastries.
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    Lourdes is 48-years-old and runs a small store selling snack foods like hopia, which is a popular bean-filled pastry in the Philippines. Lourdes has run her shop for more than five years. Lourdes has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy more boxes of hopia and other snack foods. Loudes will increase her overall income by having more items on hand to sell. The extra income will help Lourdes and her husband keep their five children in school and buy food for their family, as well as provide care for another relative living in their home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Maria
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $400 to buy three pigs and pig feed.
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    For the last six years Maria has operated her small business in the Najhe region in Mexico. She raises pigs to sell to customers in her community. Maria has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy three pigs and feed for them. She would use the increased income to purchase food for the family. Maria is 43 years old and the mother of one child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Irene
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Irene is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $400 to buy threads, yarn, and cloth to continue making more embroidered handcrafts.
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    For the last 6 years Irene has operated her small business in the Najhe region in Mexico. She sells handcrafts to customers in her community. Irene has asked for a loan from World Vision to buy threads, yarn, and cloth to continue making more embroidered handcrafts. Irene is 35 years old, and she is the mother of 4 children, all of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Sandra Abigail
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sandra Abigail is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $400 to buy flowers, seeds, pots, baskets, sponges, and wooden slats.
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    Sandra Abigail is 18 years old, and she runs a small business making floral arrangements. She lives in World Vision's Crescencio Morales region in Mexico. Sandra Abigail has made floral arrangements in this area for 4 years. Sandra Abigail has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy flowers, seeds, pots, baskets, sponges, and wooden slats. This will help Sandra Abigail make and sell more floral arrangements, which will increase her overall income. Sandra Abigail and her husband have 1 child. Sandra is 18 years old, and she was unable to go to high school because she got married young. Ever since she was a girl she wanted to create crafts, and now she creates floral arrangements specially for holidays and religious occasions. She grows many of the flowers she uses in her arrangements. She wants to invest in seeds and other materials to prepare for the next major holiday.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Danila
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Danila is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $500 to buy materials in making rags like cloth, thread, sewing needles and sewing pins.
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    Danila is 46 years old and runs a small business making rags (A piece of old cloth, esp. one torn from a larger piece, used typically for cleaning things).. She lives in World Vision's Haven of Rest region in Philippines. Danila has made rags (A piece of old cloth, esp. one torn from a larger piece, used typically for cleaning things). in this area for more than 5 years. Danila also has a second business where she makes baskets. This second business provides a supplemental income which Danila needs to support her family. Danila has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy materials in making rags like cloth, thread, sewing needles and sewing pins. This will help Danila make and sell more rags which will increase her overall income. She cares for 2 additional dependents in her home. Danila would like to expand her sewing business to be able to support her family and finance the education of her children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Melina Iris
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Melina Iris is from Bolivia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $450 purchase of supplies and materials for business.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Maria Isabel
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Isabel is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase clothing.
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    Maria Isabel is 70 years old and runs a small business by selling clothes. She lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Maria Isabel has sold clothes in this area for more than 5 years. Maria Isabel has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy additional clothing items. This loan will increase her sales and income. Maria will use her new income to provide for her family and to invest in her business so that her business is a sustainable source of income that she and her family can depend on.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Marcial
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marcial is from Bolivia. He needs a loan of $450 purchase groceries in bulk.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Elizabeth
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Elizabeth is from Kenya. She needs a loan of $350 to buy sugar, rice, wheat and flour.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Tadese
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Tadese is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizers to maximize his harvest.
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    For the last six years, Tadese has operated his small business in the Hidabu Abote region in Ethiopia. He grows crops such as teff and wheat to sell to the customers in his community. Tadese also has a second business, where he grows cattle. This second business provides a supplemental income, which Tadese needs to support his family. Tadese has asked for a loan to expand his business. He would like to buy fertilizers to maximize his harvest in order to purchase food for animals, food for the family and start a new business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Dane
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Dane is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy fertilizer.
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    For the last 3 years Dane has operated her small business in the Banan region in Cambodia. She grows mushrooms to sell to customers in her community. She also has 2 employees to help her run her farm. Dane has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer to maximize her harvest and increase her income to be able to support her family. Dane is 34 years old and the mother of 4 children, who are all currently studying in school. She also cares for 3 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Birtukan
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Birtukan is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy a cow for breeding.
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    For the last six years Birtukan has operated her small business in the Damota II region in Ethiopia. She raises cattle to sell to customers in her community. Birtukan also has a second business where she grows vegetables. This second business provides a supplemental income which Birtukan needs to support her family. Birtukan has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy a hybrid cow for breeding. She will use the increased income from her growing business to pay for school fees and purchase equipment. Birtukan is 34 years old and the mother of three children, of whom two are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300

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