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Lending History

  • Epifania
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Epifania is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $425 to purchase parts for the maintenance of her taxi.
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    Mrs. Epifania lives in Cosolapa Caracol community, located closet o Cerro de Oro dam in San Miguel Soyaltepec. Mrs. Epifania is a 49 year-old teacher. Mrs. Epifania and her husband have three sons: Jose, Erandin, and Jaciel; all of whom attend school. Because the money that Mrs. Epifania earns as a teacher is not enough to support her children and to cover all her home necessities, she and her husband decided to invest in the purchase of a taxi. Her husband drives it daily in order to receive more income to support the family. With the requested loan from World Vision, Mrs. Epifania can invest in spare parts for the taxi, as well as the needed maintenance on it. She hopes that with the maintenance, more customers will be able to frequent the taxi, increasing their profits. Eventually she would like to purchase another taxi. Mrs. Epifania is very grateful for the trust that she has received, in the ability to apply for a loan.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Alivera
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Alivera is from Rwanda. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase more sorghum and beans for sale.
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    Alivera sells a variety of produce in Mataba, Rwanda. Her main challenge is obtaining a sufficient amount of capital to invest in her business. With a loan from World Vision, Alivera can purchase more products, such as sorghum and beans, for resale. This will help her business grow through increased product sales, the ability to provide new goods for her customers, and the expansion of her client base through that variety. The additional profits from her business growth will help Alivera improve her family's living conditions by giving her the means to provide better food and clothing for her five children. With her family's support needs met, she hopes to make enough money to set aside for the future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • 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
  • Lucrecia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Lucrecia is from Philippines. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $275 to expand inventory.
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    Lucrecia Zamora lives in Bryg. Manaol, Hilongos Leyte where she owns a Sari-sari store. She is a hard worker and has many loyal customers. Lucrecia is wanting to improve her services by making more merchandise available in her store. The challenge she faces is that she does not have the capital to invest into her business. She is asking for funding from World Vision that will make her planned expansion possible. Lucrecia is a 60 year old widow and has raised six children by herself. Her children are all adults now, but she still helps them financially when she can. Her income goes towards providing for her daily needs. The additional income would go back into her business and savings for the future so that she will not be a burden to her children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $275
  • 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
  • Victoire
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Victoire is from Rwanda. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $850 to purchase inventory to sell.
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    Victoire resides in Gasaka, Rwanda, where she sells clothing and accessories in a small shop. Due to a lack of capital to invest in her business, she is facing many financial challenges. With a loan from World Vision, Victoire will be able to purchase additional inventory for her market and become financially stable. The increased income will enable her to support her three children, improve their life, and save for the future. She also hopes to hire an employee at some point in the future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Cirina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Cirina is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $625 to buy oil, eggs, milk, rice, beans, sugar, cookies, sodas, toilet paper and soap.
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    Thank you for considertion of this loan to help Cirina expand her grocery business. Mrs. Cirina Zacapala Luna is a 42-year old single mother with two children: Fabian and Anahi. Both of them go to school; one is in high school and the other is in junior high. She has been working very hard for over 15 years in a grocery store that she started because she didn’t have money to support her family and because she couldn’t find a job. A World Vision microloan will help her buy more merchandise such as: oil, eggs, rice, milk, beans, sugar, cookies, sodas, toilet paper and soap. Mrs. Cirina is confident that this loan will benefit both her business and her family. A more secure source of income will allow her to keep investing in her business, build greater profits and savings. With her profits, Cirina wants to continue investing in her store, increasing her profits so she and her children will have a better quality of life and better economic support. She will continue helping her children attend school for their future well-being.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $625
  • Khon
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Khon is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase essential farming supplies.
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    In order to support her family, Khon grows a number of crops on her farm, one of which is rice. Her greatest challenge at this point is the lack of capital she has to reinvest in her business while still meeting her family's basic needs. With a loan from World Vision, Khon will be able to purchase the essential items she needs to boost her farm's output this season. With a greater harvest yield, she will be able to bring in more sales and increase her customer base. She hopes that this boost will help her expand her farm so that one day she can also increase the amount of land on which she can farm. She hopes that this land expansion will allow her to hire at least one other from her community to help her run the farm. With her additional income, Khon will be able to improve her family's living conditions and support their daily diet. And it is especially important for her to focus on her three children's futures. Therefore, this extra income will also go towards covering educational expenses so that she can send all of them to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250

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