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Lending History

  • Victoria
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Victoria is from Rwanda. She needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase more eggs and chickens for sale.
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    Victoria runs a chicken and egg selling business in Gakenke, Rwanda. Her biggest challenge right now is obtaining enough capital with which she can invest in her business. With a loan from World Vision, Victoria will be able to purchase more chickens and eggs for resale. This will help her expand her business through an increased customer base from the opportunity to offer more people the products she has for sale. She hopes that this growth will allow her to cycle the funds back into the business and continue selling chickens and eggs in her community. In addition to expanding her business, Victoria has a number of goals for the use of her additional profits. Her greatest concern is improving her family's living conditions by providing them better food and clothing. On top of this, she also hopes to start saving money for the future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Maria
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $550 to buy tomatoes, hot peppers, onions, meat, garlic, dough, salt, sugar, tortillas, condiments, gas, oil and sodas .
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    Maria Pavon Lopez lives in the community of Tetela, Mexico which is located in a sugarcane area just a few minutes away from one of the most important precincts in the state of Oaxaca. She has worked the past 14 years by selling food and sodas in her backyard. Monday thru Friday she gets up very early in the morning to start cooking delicious stews before her business opens and customers start arriving. Maria is very pleased that she has many returning customers. Maria wants to expand her business. A loan from World Vision will allow her to purchase the products which will help her to increase her profits. She wants to buy tomatoes, hot peppers, onions, meat, garlic, dough, salt, sugar, tortillas, condiments, gas, oil and sodas. Maria is 40 years old and she studied up to the 3rd grade of elementary school. She is married to Jose, who is a laborer in the fields. They have two children: Consuelo, who is 10 years old and Andrea, who is 16 years old. Additional income from her business will help with expenses. Maria wants to provide a better qualify of life for her children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Martha
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Martha is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $250 to buy ladies underwear.
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    Martha sells underwear for ladies. She has a catalog that she shows to her friends. Then, her friends tell her what they want and she places the order. She has a lot of pending requests and she only gets paid once the merchandise arrives. She has been selling underwear for over 5 years. She started this business as a way to help her husband with some expenses and to provide a better quality of life for her son. She is very happy with her business and with having a more stable economic source. She needs this loan to buy more underwear when they are on sale. Martha hopes that with this loan her business will grow. She is really happy and thankful to World Vision for helping her have her own business. Martha is 49 years old. She only studied through elementary school and then married her husband Manuel, who works in the fields. They have one son. He is 13 years old and is in elementary school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Liliana
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Liliana is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $400 to purchase food stock.
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    Liliana Del Valle Montalvo is twenty-nine years old and is married to Francisco, they have two sons: Ciclalix who is attending kindergarten, and Francisco who is only 3 months old. She lives with her family in Arroyo de en Medio, which means (The Creek in Between). Liliana works hard daily, preparing her table to sell food items such as candies, vegetables and "chicharron" (fried pork rinds or dough). The profit she makes from her sells, helps her to provide for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Liliana will be able to purchase more food stock to sell. She will also be able to increase her business and generate more income. With the additional income, Liliana will be able to provide better living conditions for her family and provide for their daily needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Dative
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Dative is from Rwanda. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $425 to purchase more mats for her business.
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    Dative sells mats in her local market, but she does not have enough capital to properly run her business. She wants to become financially stable. A World Vision micro loan will help her purchase more mats to increase her inventory and she hopes to create two jobs for others in her community. Dative's basic needs will improve with any profits; she will be able to save for her future and to reinvest in her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Rosario
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Rosario is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy ingredients and material to keep preparing snacks, including a metal hot plate for baking tortillas.
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    Rosario, called Rosy, has been selling typical Mexican snacks for the past four years in Colonia Nueva Michoacan, Mexico. Her customers enjoy handmade tacos dorados, enchiladas, pambazos (a type of sandwich), tortas, and more. On the weekends, she sells pozole – a traditional soup – from right in front of her house. A loan from World Vision will help her buy a new large hot plate on which to bake tortillas. The one she owns is in bad condition, and she wants to give her customers a good impression of her business. She also will buy the ingredients she uses most, including chilies, sour cream, avocado, cheese, radishes, onions. Improving her business will help Rosy increase her income. She hopes to attract new people to her stand and eventually buy plastic furniture so her customers can sit and enjoy their food. Rosy’s business helps her provide for her family, which includes two children. "Though the income is not too much, I am able to help my husband, which is the greatest satisfaction,” she said. She will use her increased income to ensure her children receive a good education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Lorena
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Lorena is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy merchandise for her stationary store.
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    Lorena is 30 years old and she is married to Froilan, a land worker. They have two children: Andrea and Miguel. Lorena owns a stationery store and she has been working in her own business for almost three years. She chose this line of work because where she lives there is an elementary school and she thought it would be a profitable store. She wants to use the loan to buy merchandise such as notebooks, white paper, cardboard, color pencils, scissors, pencils, adhesive, pencil sharpeners, markers, etc. Doña Lore, as people in her community call her, mentions that the loan will bring good changes in her family because she will have enough money to save and ensure her children are able to attend school. In the future and as her profits allow, Lore would like to remodel her establishment to store to sell more merchandise, and to buy a copier and a printer so she could offer these services.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Iin
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Iin is from Indonesia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $300 to buy additional equipment and improve her storefront business.
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    Iin is married, with one beautiful child. She provides for her family by selling food in a storefront business. However she would like to change location because her current location in not in a strategic area, facing foot traffic, which is limiting the growth of her business. Although she wants to move, she lacks the money to move. The loan from World Vision will enable Iin to relocate her shop to a more strategic location that will attract more customers. This move will increase her sales and profits. The income she earns will enable her to provide her family with better living conditions, educational opportunities, and will enable her to help meet the needs of close relatives, which is something she wants to do.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Teav
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Teav is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy farming tools and seeds.
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    Teav is a hardworking mother of two, living in Banteay Meanchey Province Cambodia. Although she works hard farming and as a day laborer, Teav does not have enough money to buy more potatoes, pesticide and fertilizer for her farm, which will make her farm profitable and allow her to provide for her children by farming. This loan from World Vision will be a great asset for Teav because she will be able to purchase more seeds, fertilize, which will increase her sales and income. With her new income, Teav will be better able to provide for her family, ensure that they have enough to eat, and to send her children to school. In the future, and as her profits allow, Teav wants to purchase more farmland.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Abera
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Abera is from Ethiopia. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $250 to buy a cow for raising.
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    Abera is an experienced farmer who lives with his family in a rural part of Ethiopia. Abera is striving to provide for his family. On his small farm, Abera generates income for his family through agriculture and cattle raising. He wants to run his farm more efficiently, but he is in need of some financial support. A loan from World Vision will enable Abera to buy a cow for raising. This will in turn help him generate income for his family. Abera hopes to develop his business into a sustainable source of income that his family can depend on. With the additional income, Abera hopes to provide his family a healthy, nutritious diet. In the long term, Abera hopes to expand his business and to supply his community with dairy products. This would also create job opportunities for his friends.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Sintayehu
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sintayehu is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy sheep for breeding.
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    Sintayehu is a strong woman striving to provide for her family. On her small farm, Sintayehu generates her income through agriculture and cattle raising. Right now, she needs some financial support to run her business effectively. With a loan from World Vision, Sintayehu will be able to buy more sheep for breeding. This will help her attract more customers and generate more income. An increased income will allow Sintayehu to better provide for her family. She will be able to support her children’s education and provide them with their daily basic needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Editha
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Editha is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase fertilizer.
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    For the past six years Editha has operated her small business in the Mountain View region in the Philippines. She works hard growing rice, sugarcane and bananas to sell to customers in her community. Editha has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer for the crops she is growing. Your support could help Editha generate an increased income; she would use this money to pay for food for her family, home repairs and further business expansion.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Justina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Justina is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase vegetables in bulk.
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    For the past six years, Justina, who is 53 years old and the mother of one child, has operated her small business in the Colomi region in Bolivia. She sells vegetables to customers in her community. Justina is requesting a microloan from World Vision to purchase vegetables in bulk to expand her customer base and increase her profits. The additional income will help support her child's school expenses and improve their living conditions.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Tania Maria
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Tania Maria is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $450 to purchase inventory.
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    For the last year, Tania Maria, who is nineteen and the mother of one child, has operated her small business in the Colomi region in Bolivia where she sells candies, cookies, sodas, etc. to customers in her community. Tania Maria is requesting a World Vision microloan to purchase more inventory in bulk to expand her business and customer base. The additional income will help improve their living conditions and provide savings to keep investing in her store for financial security.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Eliberto
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Eliberto is from Bolivia. He needs a loan of $450 to repair his fence.
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    Eliberto is 42 years old and runs a small business selling items like canned goods, eggs, bread, and oil. He lives in World Vision’s Tembipe region in Bolivia. Eliberto has sold groceries in this area for more than 5 years. Eliberto also has a second business where he raises corn. This second business provides a supplemental income that Eliberto needs to support his family. Eliberto has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to repair his fence. Eliberto has 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school. He also cares for 2 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Blanca Esther
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Blanca Esther is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $400 to buy a large quantity of dishes.
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    Blanca Esther is 19 years old, and she runs a small business selling clay dishes. She lives in World Vision’s Najhe region in Mexico. Blanca Esther has sold clay dishes in this area for 3 years. Blanca Esther has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy a large quantity of dishes. Blanca loves selling this type of product. Her husband used to create them, but now that he has a job she still buys them to resell. .
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Filomena
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Filomena is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to buy food stock .
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    Filomena is 50 years old and lives with her family in the Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. For the last three years, Filomena has operated her small food shop within her community, to help provide for her family. Filomena has asked for a loan from World Vision to buy more food stock for her shop. The loan will also help her to expand her business, increase her income, provide for her family's daily needs and do home repairs. Filomena is the mother of one child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Alfreda
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Alfreda is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $600 to buy additional stocks like soft drinks, condiments and beverages.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Antonio
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Antonio is from Mexico. He needs a loan of $600 to buy more merchandise to restock the store.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Noel
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Noel is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $350 to purchase more inventory for her retail shop.
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    Noel is 29 years old and runs a small business selling household items such as food, soap, and washing powder. He lives in World Vision's Kabarnet region in Kenya. Noel has sold household items in this area for two years. Noel has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to purchase more stock for his retail shop. With an increase in income, Noel is better positioned to improve his family's quality of life. Noel and his wife have two children, both of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Celia
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Celia is from Bolivia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy food for the cattle.
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    For the last 6 years Celia has operated her small business in the Esperanza region in Bolivia. She raises cattle to sell to customers in her community. Celia has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy food for the cattle. Celia is 39 years old, and she is the mother of 3 children, all of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Anna
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Anna is from Armenia. She needs a loan of $2,000 to purchase fuel and livestock.
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    Anna Hakobyan is engaged in agriculture in the town of Tandzaver village, Armenia in order to support her family. Agriculture is the family’s main source of income, but it is not enough to meet their daily needs. Anna lives with her parents, sister, and brother. With the loan from World Vision’s help, Anna will develop the agriculture of her land. She will purchase fuel and livestock that she can then resell for additional income. Farm development will help Anna improve her family’s living conditions. This is also very important for community’s agricultural development.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $2,000
  • Adelaida
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Adelaida is from Bolivia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $450 Buy Cleaning Products for sale.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Roeury
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Roeury is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer, pesticide, and hire labor.
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    For the last 6 years, Roeury has operated her small business in the Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. She grows rice to sell to customers in her community. Roeury runs her farm with the help of two employees. She also cares for four additional dependents in her home. Roeury has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy fertilizer, pesticide, and hire labor to improve the productivity of her farm. The increased income from a better harvest will be used to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Ejigayehu
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Ejigayehu is from Ethiopia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase supplies in bulk.
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    For the last 6 years Ejigayehu has operated her small business in the Kemisse region in Ethiopia. She sells soap, salt, and sugar to customers in her community. Ejigayehu has asked for a loan from World Vision to purchase supplies in bulk and expand her business to provide healthcare, do home repairs and expand the current business. Ejigayehu is 36 years old and the mother of 2 children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Pamela Helen
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Pamela Helen is from Bolivia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy sugar for making jellies.
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    For the last 6 years, Pamela Helen has operated her small business in the Alfarero region in Bolivia. She sells jellies to customers in her community. She also has one employee who helps her run her shop. Pamela Helen is 33 years old and mother of four children. Two of her children are currently studying in school. Pamela Helen has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy sugar and other ingredients for making jellies. The increased income from expansion of her business will be used to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Ashot
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Ashot is from Armenia. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $975 to purchase livestock.
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    Ashot Galstyan lives in Meghri with his wife and two children. He farms and also cares for his herd of cattle. He would like to increase the number of livestock he is raising in order to increase his income from farming. As Ashot purchases and raises more livestock, his business income will be enough to sustain his family and to pay for his children’s education, in the present and in the future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $975
  • Pov
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Pov is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Anzhela
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Anzhela is from Armenia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,025 to purchase beehives and build a fence around her property.
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    Anzhela Hovhannisyan lives in Artevan, Armenia and keeps beehives for a living. She also farms on the land where her hives are kept. In order to make enough money to support her family, Anzhela needs to increase the number of beehives she tends, and she also needs to build a fence surrounding her property so that cattle are not able to access her land. In order to make these investments in her business, Anzhela has requested a loan from World Vision. With the loan funds, she will purchase more beehives and build a fence to protect her farming land. The additional income from Anzhela's farm will provide better living conditions for her family of four.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,025
  • Zina
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Zina is from Armenia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,550 to buy cattle.
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    Zina Yeghoyan earns a living through farming and raising cattle in Sisian, Armenia. Her main business concern is insufficient space for her cattle to forage and infections that prevent her from selling healthy cattle. With a loan from World Vision, Zina will buy more cattle. With the profits from her loan, Zina plans to increase the business further by buying more cattle and more lands to cultivate. Zina's family, including her husband and two sons, are all involved in her business, and they will have a stable income and the ability to cover their daily needs. Zina also anticipates that her growing business will benefit others in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,550
  • Chiv
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chiv is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and lotus.
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    For the last 6 years Chiv has operated his small business in the Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. He grows rice and seasonal vegetables to sell to customers in his community. Chiv has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy fertilizer and lotus to support his family. Chiv is 30 years old and the father of 1 child. He also cares for 2 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Gayane
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Gayane is from Armenia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $1,525 to purchase young pigs and forage.
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    Gayane is involved in agriculture, breeds cattle and cultivates land. She lives with her husband, little son and mother-in-law. Because of the high prices involved in land cultivating, she wants to expand the farm by purchasing young pigs and forage. A World Vision loan will help Gayane to develop pig breeding to earn more income from agriculture. The additional income will help Gayane's family renovate their house for improved living conditions.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,525
  • Richard
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Richard is from Kenya. He has 5 children. He needs a loan of $350 to buy livestock feed.
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    For the last 5 years Richard has operated his small business in the Kabarnet region in Kenya. He raises dairy cows to sell milk to sell to customers in his community. Richard has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like buy livestock feed to support his family. Richard is 39 years old and the father of 5 children, of whom 5 are currently studying in school. He also cares for 2 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Vanessa
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Vanessa is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $600 to buy trousers, shirts, and blouses.
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    Vanessa runs a small business selling clothes. She is 19 years old and lives in World Vision's San Jose region in Mexico. Vanessa has sold clothes in this area for 3 years. Vanessa has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy trousers, shirts, and blouses. She also plans to sell shoes in the future. The loan will help her earn more money and support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600

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