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Lending History

  • Rosa Maria
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Rosa Maria is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $425 to purchase materials.
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    Mrs. Rosa Maria is 40 years old and has been married for 24 years to Mr. Francisco, who is a construction worker. They have 5 children: Erika (22), Cristian (20), Pablo (16), Dulce Maria (8) and Francisco (6). The youngest two are in elementary school. A loan from World Vision allows Mrs. Rosa Maria to invest in her embroidery shop and buy thread, fabric, yarn, fabric paints, paint brushes, and zippers. She makes handbags, decorates napkins and cushions, and paints on calico blouses. Mrs. Rosa's mother-in-law is sick and they have to spend a lot of money on medicines. That can be hard on her business, as she is unable to expand on her business. Thanks to the loan from World Vision, Mrs. Rosa will be able to purchase all that she needs to create her handicrafts, sell them, and then make money to pay for her in-law's medicines. Mrs. Rosa's goal is to pay for her children's education and get them ahead in life. She says she would like to have a commercial premise. She also wants to buy her children their school's stationery, and pay for her mother-in-law's medicines. She wants to save the additional income for an emergency.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Francisca
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Francisca is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $625 to buy ingredients to make snacks.
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    Francisca makes a living by selling snacks in a shop near the center of her town, Tetela, Mexico. She built a small store about six years ago from which she sells candies, corncobs, corn kernels and chips in the evening. She always sells a little, but some days she sells more than others. She always works hard, but her income is not steady or sufficient enough to support her family. With a loan from World Vision, Francisca plans to purchase more stock for her store such as candies, chips, corncobs, cream, cheese and chilis and to purchase plates and glasses to serve the snacks. She hopes that this investment in her business will help it grow enough that she experiences a better quality of life. Francisca is 39 years old and is married to Jeronimo. She only stayed in school through junior high.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $625
  • Ma Del Carmen
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ma Del Carmen is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase costume jewelry and hair bands.
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    Carmen is a 47 year old resident of San Antonio, Mexico. She and her husband of 20 years own their own home in this central farming community. Unfortunately, her husband’s construction work in Mexico City is only temporary. Carmen has been selling costume jewelry, hair bands, hair slides, threads and needles for 5 years in the local market in order to bring in additional income. The biggest challenge Carmen faces is not having her own premises where she can sell her goods. Because of this she is restricted in selling her wears in the market and must keep walking around, making it difficult to make sales. This makes it difficult for her to continue investing in her business because she has to use what profits she makes to purchase food first. With a loan from World Vision, Carmen wants to invest in her business by purchasing more, better quality fashion accessories in order to bring in more sales. With enough profits, she hopes to afford her own store in the center of the community where there are many people and her business will thrive. This will help her provide a better living for her family and give her the opportunity to keep growing her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Cecilia
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Cecilia is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $475 to buy meat, chicken, and vegetables to prepare food to sell.
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    Cecilia is a food vendor; she has been selling prepared food for five years now to make a living. Cecilia is a very hardworking woman; she gets up very early to prepare the food to sell. However, Cecilia has been having financial difficulties running her business. Cecilia is in great need of a loan. Please, help Cecilia’s business grow. She will use the funds of the loan for buying ingredients such as, meat, chicken, hot peppers, onions, tomatoes, cheese, cooking oil, salt, cream to prepare the food she sells. A loan will allow Cecilia to make more profits and she will be able to purchase uniforms, and school supplies for her children, and they will be able to go to school. Cecilia’s family will enjoy a better quality of life. Cecilia’s goal is to expand her business; she would like to open her own restaurant. Cecilia would like to buy chairs and tables. Cecilia is fifty-five-years-old; she is married to Amancio Avila and they have eight children. Angelica, Pedro and Jose Luis are the only dependents and they are currently attending school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Catalina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Catalina is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $375 to buy 3 sheep and food .
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    Catalina is 31 years old and has been married for 9 years. Her husband, Horacio works as a taxi driver in their community. They have 3 little children who all attend school. Catalina has been raising sheep for the past 2 years. The greatest challenges she faces are dogs and the cold of winter. Sheep are very susceptible to the cold and often get sick during the winter. Her sheep are sometimes attacked and killed by dogs. She recently lost almost all of her sheep to a vicious dog. Catalina currently has 3 sheep and plans to purchase 3 more. Her goal is to restore her herd to its former size. With the income she brings in, she will continue to improve her house which is in need of many repairs. She will also be able to buy shoes, food and clothing for her children with the additional income. She does her best to support her husband in paying their household expenses.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $375
  • Francisca
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Francisca is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy more natural products to sell in her community.
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    Francisca, 42, has been supporting her family by selling natural products for nine years. She sells from her home in La Selva, in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico, inviting friends and neighbors to try her products to improve their health. A loan from World Vision will help her buy more products to sell. Her business has an increasing number of customers, and a larger inventory will increase her sales. She hopes to someday have her own store to better display her products and receive her customers. Francisca enjoys helping people learn to care for their health, and she wants her business to thrive so she can offer her family a better standard of living. Her husband, Javier, is a farmer. They have three children, Francisco, Mario Alberto, and Jesus. The oldest is already working and the youngest ones are still in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Karine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Karine is from Armenia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,175 to purchase additional goods for the shop.
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    Karine Magaryan lives in Gyumri where she runs a small retail shop in the city. Her store is stocked with food and household goods. Karine is needing to increase her income and feels that by increasing her inventory and adding new items that she will be able to bring in new customers and increase her sales. She is asking for funding from World Vision to make this happen. Karine is the mother of two children. With her small income, it is very difficult for her just to make ends meet. The additional income would mean a lot to her family. They would have adequate food and other necessities, and their living conditions would improve. She wants to be a good provider and also set a good example for her children. Her goals for the future include investing more into her store and saving for future needs, like schooling for the children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,175
  • Yaracet
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Yaracet is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $325 to buy shoes, blouses, shorts, pants, t-shirts, socks, underwear and dresses. .
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    Yaracet is 25 years old. She studied up through junior high. She started selling clothes for men and women in their community about two years ago. She did this because she had always felt the urge to work so she could help out her husband. They have been doing fine with the business, but they want to invest more money to buy more shoes and to gain more customers. That way her profits can increase and she will be able to provide a better quality of life and education for her children. Yaracet needs this loan to buy shoes, blouses, shorts, pants, t-shirts, socks, underwear and dresses to sell. She is very grateful to World Vision for trusting her and she hopes that this loan will help her business succeed. She and her husband Luis, a fieldhand, have 2 children. One is 6 years old and goes to elementary school, and the other one is 8 months old. They live on the community of Josefinas; which is known for the warm weather they have and for being surrounded by rubber trees.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $325
  • Maria Josefina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Josefina is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy beans, avocadoes, tomatoes, hot peppers, onions, oil, cream, cheese, meat, lettuce, bananas, potatoes and sodas. .
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    Maria Josefina has been working ever since she got married to help her husband with household expenses and together provide a better quality of life to their children. She started selling snacks 2 years ago. She sells chiles, tacos, fried bananas, tostadas and quesadillas. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday she sells on a alley outside her house. From Monday thru Thursday she sells bread. “I am always looking for a way to help my husband with some of the expenses; I sell a little bit of everything and I work hard”. She is using this loan to buy bean, avocadoes, tomatoes, hot peppers, onions, oil, cream, cheese, lettuce, bananas, potatoes and sodas. She hopes that with this investment her business will succeed so she can provide a better quality of education to her children. Maria Josefina is 41 years old. She studied up to junior high. Her husband Musio works as a policeman. They have three children, ages 8, 7, and 6. All three children are in school. They live on the community of Tetela, located on a sugarcane zone a few minutes from one of the main sugar zones on the state of Oaxaca.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Marcela
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marcela is from Mexico. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy maize, lard, chicken and different types of chili.
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    Marcela is 37 years old and had to end her studies right after finishing junior high-school. She is married to Victor and they have 5 children who are all attending either elementary or junior high-school at the moment. The family lives in Vicente, an important sugar cane-producing area. They live near the company Ingenio La Margarita, where many people in the state of Oaxaca are employed making sugar. When she was a little girl, Marcela's mother taught her to cook and to be a hard-working woman. A few years ago, when her husband got too sick to work, Marcela had to start working to support her whole family. Since she enjoys cooking, she decided to sell typical mexican snacks in the afternoons, especially tamales and chiles rellenos. Talames are typical mexican buns made of a maize mixture with numerous types of filling wrapped in banana leaves. Chiles rellenos are peppers filled with meat or cheese. She sells her delicipus treats every other day. After cooking, she walks through the streets and sells her products by knocking on almost every door in town. It is now 3 years since she started her business and it seems to be the perfect activity for her because she has many clients that are delighted with every single bite. She is requesting a loan to buy more maize, lard, chili, meat, eggs, oil, banana leaves and other ingredients. Marcela wants her business to grow to improve her family's quality of life.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Juana
    They gave
    $25
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    Juana is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $550 to purchase more pigs and feed.
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    Juana Sanchez Alvarez is a single mother, who lives with her family in the neighborhood of “Las Salidas”. Juana has been working hard for four years at her pig raising business, to earn a living for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Juana will be able to purchase more pigs and pig feed. She will also be able to expand her business and increase her income. With the additional income, Juana will be able to provide for all of her family's needs and reinvest in her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Maria Dolores
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Dolores is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $475 to buy chili peppers, tomatoes, onions, tortillas, gas, and plastic bags.
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    Maria Dolores owns a taco restaurant. She will use a loan from World Vision to stock up on supplies and ingredients like chili peppers, tomatoes, onions, gas, tortillas, gas, and plastic bags. This loan will give Maria the opportunity to keep running her business and making a profit for her family. Her goal is to keep investing in her business so that she can improve her establishment and offer better service to her clients. Maria lives in a town called Marquelia that is surrounded by rivers, creeks, lagoons, beaches, and a waterfall. The region is full of tropical fruits like coconuts, guavas, tamarinds, papayas, bananas, and hibiscus. Maria Dolores is married to a land worker, and they have one child still living at home. Maria's biggest dream is for her children to attend university, and she works hard to save up for their education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Agustina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Agustina is from Mexico. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy chicken and pork meat.
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    Agustina has been selling chicken and pork meat for 25 years in the community of La Selva, Mexico, near the large sugar mill known as Ingenio La Margartia. She sells the meat to friends and people in her community by taking orders one day before making the deliveries. If ever she has any meat left, she sells it to other people in her neighborhood. Thanks to her effort and the quality of products and services she provides, she is getting more and more customers. A loan from World Vision will allow her to buy more meat to sell. She enjoys running her business, and wants to continue investing in it. Agustina will use her increased income to support her family and offer her children more opportunities. She is married to Aldegundo, a land worker, and they have three children who are married.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Maria Del Rosario
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Del Rosario is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $475 to buy quilts, bed sheets, blankets and towels .
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    Rosario is an enthusiastic mother of two. She starts work early in the mornings, selling items such as bed sheets, quilts, blankets, towels, and cushions door -to- door. Five months ago she started this business, and she let her customers pay in two installments because it is easier for them. Rosario buys all the merchandise from an authorized distributor located in other community. Her new business is going well and Rosario is pleased with this new chance to improve it. She is asking for a loan to buy additional products so people do not have to wait for their items to be delivered, which is especially important around the holidays. A loan from World Vision is going to help Rosario to expand her business. This will increase her sales and profits. Her new profits will allow her to better provide for her family and ensure that her children are able to attend school. In the future and as her profits allow, Rosario would like to have her own store where she can sell women shoes, catalogue clothes, and other accessories.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • Maria Isabel
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Isabel is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $400 to buy chicken feed, livestock to raise, and pasture.
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    Maria Isabel is 44 years old and she has been married to Felipe for 26 years. Felipe is a farm worker and Isabel raises sheep and chicken for a living, an activity she started 10 years ago. Among her challenges is buying adequate food for her animals because it is quite expensive. With a loan from World Vision, Maria Isabel will be able to buy the food, pasture for her sheep, as well as more animals. She can then sell her full-grown animals for increased income and be able to buy basic supplies for her children. In the future she aims to have a steady business with a consistent and being self-sufficient enough to not need to ask for another loan.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Fikiru
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Fikiru is from Ethiopia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy more merchandise for his store.
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    Fikiru lives in Ethiopia where he owns a small general store. A hard working business man, Fikru is struggling to earn enough income for his family. Right now, Fikru needs financial help to buy more merchandise for his store. With the loan from World Vision, Fikru will be able to restock his shelves and have more items to offer to his customers. Providing good customer service is very important to Fikru. This will help him gain more customers and generate more income for his family. Fikru hopes he will develop his business into a sustainable livelihood for his family. With the additional income he earns, Fikru will be able to provide his family with the basic things they need. Fikru hopes to improve the quality of life for himself and his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Marciana
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marciana is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $300 to buy fertilizers and seasonal fruits.
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    Marciana (or Doña Marce as she likes to be called) is 65 years old and lives in a community named La Barranca. She has been selling fruits and vegetables for 20 years. She buys part of the produce, but she also grows some of them (avocados and peaches). She sells the produce in the wholesale food market of Zitácuaro and sometimes in the marketplace of her own community. She sells tomatoes, chayotes, peaches, guavas, chili, peaches, avocados, etc. Marce is having a hard time because of her age. She shared that sometimes she does not have the strength to carry heavy loads of fruits and she has to hire someone else to take the produce for her. Marce would love to use loan from World Vision to buy fertilizers and insecticides to enhance her own harvest and to buy seasonal fruits. She will continue using her profits to enhance the condition of her orchard. Her goal is to keep doing her best because despite her age, she and her husband are still eager to improve her living conditions now that they live alone (all her children are already married).
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Nicolas
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    $25
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    Nicolas is from Mexico. He needs a loan of $400 to buy coffee plants and fertilizer.
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    Nicolas is 40 years old and lives in the Mixtla region of Mexico with two other adults who he supports. For the past five years he has made his living growing coffee and has one employee who helps him. He is requesting a micro loan from World Vision in order to purchase more coffee plants and fertilizer. Besides expanding the size of his field, he needs to replace some of the plants that have stopped producing coffee beans. When he gets a better harvest, his income will increase and he will be able to provide clothing, food, and medical care for himself and his dependents.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Shadrack
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Shadrack is from Kenya. He needs a loan of $250 to purchase livestock for resale.
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    Shadrack is 22 years old and runs a small business by selling livestock. He lives in World Vision's Mogotio Management Program region in Kenya. Shadrack has sold livestock in this area for 1 year. Shadrack has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to purchase livestock for resale.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Maria Santa
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Santa is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $450 to buy manure and insecticides to carry on growing avocados.
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    For the last 6 years Maria Santa has operated her small business in the Crescencio Morales region in Mexico. She grows avocados to sell to customers in her community. She also has 2 employees to help her run her farm. Maria Santa has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy manure and insecticides to carry on growing avocados to purchase fertilizer, expand the current business and buy supplies in bulk. Maria Santa is 24 years old and the mother of 1 child, who is currently studying in school. María and her husband own an avocado orchard which she has been taking care of since they got married six years ago. María wants to use her loan to keep the fruit in good condition since the harvest season is about to begin. Fortunately for Maria, the costumers come to her very house to buy the produce by tons since she has almost 80 avocado trees. .
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Trinidad
    They gave
    $25
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    Trinidad is from Bolivia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $450 to purchase grocery inventory.
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    Trinidad is 49 years old; she and her husband have two children, both of whom are students. For more than five years, Trinidad has run a small business selling meat and eggs in World Vision's Sacaca region in Bolivia. One employee helps her run her shop. Trinidad is requesting a microloan from World Vision to purchase groceries, in bulk, for higher profits. The additional income will assist in paying school fees, purchase food for the family and be reinvested in her grocery store for a sustained income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Veronica Lourdes
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    $25
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    Veronica Lourdes is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $400 to buy cosmetics.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Nimia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Nimia is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $1,450 to purchase balanced food for Poultry.
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    Nimia is 23 years old and has two children, one of whom is currently studying in school. For the past two years, she has run a small business raising poultry in World Vision’s Machareti region in Bolivia. Nimia is requesting a microloan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase balanced food for healthy poultry which will increase her customers and her overall income. The additional income will be used to pay for her child's school fees and she can reinvest in her livestock to remain financially solvent.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,450
  • Birtukan
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Birtukan is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and selected seeds.
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    Birtukan is 45 years old and runs a small business growing crops. She lives in World Vision's Hidabu Abote region in Ethiopia. Birtukan has grown crops in this area for more than five years. She also has one employee who helps her run her farm. Birtukan also has a second business where she sells grains. This second business provides a supplemental income which Birtukan needs to support her family. Birtukan has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and selected seeds to create a sustainable source of income. This will help Birtukan grow and sell more crops which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Han
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Han is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $400 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • María Del Carmen
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    $25
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    María Del Carmen is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $450 to buy food supplies.
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    Maria Del Carmen is 22 years old and runs a small business selling food supplies. She lives in World Vision's San Jose region in Mexico. Maria Del Carmen has sold food supplies in this area for 4 years. Maria Del Carmen has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy eggs, milk, bread, sugar, salt, to improve the conditions of her store. She mentioned that in the future she would like to start selling fruits and vegetables too. All the time, she keeps thinking about her 4 month old baby and how much she wants to give the best to him. Maria Del Carmen and her husband have 1 child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Sombo
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sombo is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and rice seeds.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Getiye
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Getiye is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $350 to purchase equipment.
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    For the last 6 years Getiye has operated his small business in the Mehal Meda region in Ethiopia. He sells shoes to customers in his community. Getiye has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase equipment for his jobs. This can help him create a good source of income for his family to support his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Elizabeth
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    $25
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    Elizabeth is from Kenya. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $250 to buy another hair dryer.
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    Elizabeth is 31 years old and runs a small business providing beauty and salon services. She lives in World Vision's Soweto Tulia region in Kenya. Elizabeth has provided her services in this area for more than five years. She also has two employees who help her run her business. Elizabeth has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy another hair dryer. This will help Elizabeth provide more beauty and salon services, which will increase her overall income for her family. Elizabeth and her husband have one child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Comfort
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Comfort is from Ghana. She needs a loan of $150 to purchase goods in bulk.
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    For more than 5 years Comfort has operated her small business in the Kintampo South region in Ghana. She sells gari, a dish made of pickled yuca and cabbage, to customers in her community. Comfort has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase goods in bulk for making gari. This will help her earn more to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • Vera
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Vera is from Ghana. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase provisions in bulk.
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    Vera is 32 years old and runs a small business selling provisions to customers in her community. She lives in World Vision's Kintampo South region in Ghana. Vera has sold provisions in this area for more than 5 years. She also has 1 employee who helps to run her shop. Vera has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to purchase provision in bulk which will help increase her overall income. Vera and her husband have 1 child, who is currently studying in school. She also cares for 3 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Duncan
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Duncan is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $350 to purchase tailoring materials.
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    Duncan is 37 years old and runs a small business providing tailoring services. He lives in World Vision's Tinderet region in Kenya. Duncan has been a tailor in this area for more than 5 years. Duncan has requested a loan from World Vision. He would like to purchase tailoring materials. This will help Duncan to expand his business and increase his overall income. Duncan and his wife have 3 children, and all of them are currently studying in school. He also cares for 5 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Berhanu
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Berhanu is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $200 to buy an ox to plough his plot of land.
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    Berhanu is 34 years old and runs a small business growing grains like corn, beans and wheat. He lives in World Vision's Omosheleko region in Ethiopia. Berhanu has grown crops in this area for more than five years. Berhanu has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy an ox to plough his plot of land. This will help Berhanu grow and sell more goods, which will increase his overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Nanare
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    $25
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    Nanare is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase fertilizer and pesticide.
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    Nanare is 26 years old and runs a small business growing fruits and vegetables. She lives in World Vision's Olenton region in Kenya. Nanare has grown fruits and vegetables in this area for more than 5 years. She has 1 employee who helps run her farm. Nanare has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer and pesticide. This will help Nanare grow and sell more fruits and vegetables, which will increase her overall income. Nanare and her husband have 3 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Diana
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    $25
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    Diana is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to increase her working capital.
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    Diana is 30 years old and runs a small business selling selling clothes and shoes. She lives in World Vision's Winam Urban region in Kenya. Diana has sold clothing and shoes in this area for 1 year. She also has 1 employee who helps her run her shop. Diana has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to increase her working capital and purchase more items of clothing and shoes. Diana has 2 children, 1 of which is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Terecha
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    $25
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    Terecha is from Ethiopia. He has 4 children. He needs a loan of $250 to buy an ox.
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    For the last 6 years Terecha has operated his small business in the Ada Berga region in Ethiopia. He grows crops to sell to customers in his community. Terecha has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy an ox. This would help to increase his overall income and support his family. Terecha is 40 years old and the father of 4 children, of whom 4 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Uot
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Uot is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer.
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    Uot is 24 years old and runs a small business by growing rice. She lives in World Vision's Sot Nikum region in Cambodia. Uot has farmed rice in this area for more than 5 years. Uot also has a second business, where she raises pigs. This second business provides a supplemental income, which Uot needs to support her family. Uot has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer. This will help Uot grow and sell more rice, which will increase her overall income. She cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Tadelu
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Tadelu is from Ethiopia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase cattle.
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    Tadelu is 26 years old and runs a small business growing crops. She lives in World Vision's (Hidabu) Abote region in Ethiopia. Tadelu has grown crops in this area for more than 5 years. Tadelu has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase cattle. This will help Tadelu raise and sell cattle as well, which will increase her overall income. Tadelu and her husband have 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Touch
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Touch is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and rice seed.
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    Touch is 43 years old and runs a small business growing rice and seasonal vegetables. She lives in World Vision's Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. Touch has grown rice and seasonal vegetables in this area for more than 5 years. She also has 2 employees who help her run her farm. Touch has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and rice seed. This will help Touch grow and sell more rice and seasonal vegetables which will increase her overall income. She cares for 3 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Sokny
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    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sokny is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to pay for fertilizer, pesticide, and labor.
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    Sokny is 31 years old and runs a small business growing rice. She lives in World Vision's Koh Krolor region in Cambodia. Sokny has grown rice in this area for more than five years. She also has two employees who help her run her farm. Sokny has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and pesticide and pay for labor fees. This will help Sokny grow and sell more rice, which will increase her overall income. Sokny and her husband have one child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Dirba
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Dirba is from Ethiopia. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $350 to purchase an ox.
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    Dirba is 33 years old and father of three children. For the last 6 years, he has operated his small business in the (Hidabu) Abote region in Ethiopia. He grows crops to sell to customers in her community. Dirba has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to purchase an ox for his farm. The ox will help him improve productivity of his farm and maximize his overall income from the business which will be used to support his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Sina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sina is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $200 to buy fertilizer, pesticide, and hire labor.
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    For the last 6 years Sina has operated her small business in the Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. She grows corn to sell to customers in her community. She also has 2 employees to help her run her farm. Sina has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer, pesticide, and hire labor to support her family. She cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Emely
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Emely is from Philippines. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $100 to buy ingredients for food sales.
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    Emely is 39 years old and runs a small business selling snack foods, like rice cakes and puto cheese. She lives in World Vision's Golden Valley region in Philippines. Emely has sold snack foods like rice cakes and puto cheese in this area for more than 5 years. Emely has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to purchase more ingredients like glutinous rice, sugar, milk, and cooking oil. Emely and her husband have 6 children, of whom 6 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Urgo
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Urgo is from Ethiopia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase cattle to raise and sell.
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    Urgo is 25 years old and runs a small business raising cattle. She lives in World Vision's Ada Berga region in Ethiopia. Urgo has raised cattle in this area for more than 5 years. Urgo has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase cattle. This will help Urgo raise and sell more cattle, which will increase her overall income. Urgo and her husband have 2 children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Phaur
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Phaur is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to buy ducks.
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    Phaur is 58 years old and runs a small business raising ducks.. She lives in World Vision's Chulkiri region in Cambodia, and has raised ducks in this area for more than 5 years. Phaur has 3 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school, and also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home. Phaur has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy ducks, which will help Phaur raise and sell more Ducks that will raise her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Sal
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sal is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase fertilizer.
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    For the last 6 years Sal has operated her small business in the Rattanak Mondul region in Cambodia. She grows corn to sell to customers in her community. She also has 2 employees to help her run her farm. Sal has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like purchase fertilizer. This will help her grow more corn to sell to support her family. Sal is 38 years old and the mother of 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Zewude
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Zewude is from Ethiopia. He has 4 children. He needs a loan of $300 to purchase an ox.
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    For the last 6 years Zewude has operated his small business in the Guraghe region in Ethiopia. He grows crops to sell to customers in his community. Zewude 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. Zewude is 47 years old and the father of 4 children, 2 of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Vorn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Vorn is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $300 to buy more coffee for resale.
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    Vorn is 54 years old and runs a small business selling coffee. She lives in World Vision's Samrong Tong region in Cambodia. Vorn has sold coffee in this area for more than 5 years. She also has 1 employee who helps her run her business. Vorn has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy more coffee to resell. This will help Vorn sell more coffee, which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Periscah
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Periscah is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $100 to buy vegetables to sell.
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    Periscah is 31 years old and runs a small business selling groceries She lives in World Vision's Ndadbibi region in Kenya. Periscah has sold groceries in this area for the last year. Periscah has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy vegetables for resale. Periscah and her husband have 2 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Ruth
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ruth is from Kenya. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy food to sell at her diner.
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    Ruth is 35 years old and runs a small diner. She lives in World Vision's Soweto Tulia region in Kenya. Ruth has provided food in this area for the last 5 years. She also has 1 employee who helps her run her business. Ruth has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy foods to prepare and sell. This will help Ruth sell more food, which will increase her overall income. Ruth and her husband have 4 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school. She also cares for 5 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Ellen
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ellen is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $100 to buy banana leaves.
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    Ellen has operated her small business in the Haven of Rest I region in the Philippines for more than 5 years. She sells banana leaves, which are used like a plate in some restaurants, to customers in her community. Ellen has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy banana leaves. This will increase her overall income which Ellen needs to support her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $100
  • Fredrick
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Fredrick is from Kenya. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $350 to purchase cooking oil jars.
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    Fredrick is 21 years old and runs a small business selling cooking oil. He lives in World Vision's Winam Urban region in Kenya. Fredrick has sold cooking oil in this area for three years. Fredrick has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to buy cooking oil jars. Fredrick and his wife have one child. He also cares for three additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Jose Luis
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Jose Luis is from Mexico. He needs a loan of $450 to buy a scale, a refridgerator, and maintain machines.
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    Jose Luis is 52 years old and runs a small tortilla shop. He lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Jose Luis has provided tortillas in this area for more than 5 years. He also has 3 employees who help him run his business. Jose Luis has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy a new scales, a refrigerator, and to perform maintenance on his current machines. This will help Jose Luis provide more tortillas, which will increase his overall income. José Luis worked for his father-in-law for 25 years, though he became the head of the business just 8 years ago. To this day it is still a family business and several relatives work at the shop. He cares for 2 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Alexander
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Alexander is from Philippines. He needs a loan of $550 to purchase sow pigs and feed.
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    Alexander is 36 years old and runs a small business raising hogs. He lives in World Vision's Haven of Rest I region in Philippines. Alexander has raised hogs in this area for the last 5 years. Alexander has requested a loan from World Vision to purchase sow pigs and feed. This investment will help him expand his business and earn larger profits.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Abigail
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Abigail is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to buy more animals to raise and sell.
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    For more than 5 years Abigail has operated her small business in the Najhe region in Mexico. She raises chicken, turkeys, and ducks to sell to customers in her community. Abigail has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy more animals. Abigail’s boy is about to enter school and she is so proud of the situation, but she is also aware that the family's expenses are about to increase. She wants to start buying animals to raise and sell, so she can save the money for when it's needed. Abigail is 74 years old and the mother of 1 child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Stephen
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Stephen is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $350 to expand his taxi business.
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    Stephen is 40 years old and runs a small business providing a taxi service. He lives in World Vision's Voi region in Kenya. Stephen has provided a taxi service in this area for the last year. Stephen has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. This will help Stephen provide more taxi services, which will increase his overall income. Stephen and his wife have 2 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Real
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Real is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy more land for farming.
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    Real is 39 years old and runs a small business growing rice. She lives in World Vision's Phnom Sruoch region in Cambodia. Real has grown rice in this area for more than 5 years. She also has 1 employee who helps her run her farm. Real has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy more land for farming. This will help Real grow and sell more rice and increase her overall income. Real has 4 children, of whom 3 are currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    27% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Bihija
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Bihija is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to expand her juice and snack business.
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    Bihija is 37 years old and runs a small business providing juice and snacks. She lives in World Vision's Changamwe region in Kenya. Bihija has provided juice and snacks in this area for the last 5 years. Bihija has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. This will help Bihija provide more juice and snacks, which will increase her overall income. Bihija and her husband have 3 children, all 3 of whom are currently studying in school.
    35% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Marina
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marina is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $550 to buy hog supplements and furniture-making supplies.
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    Marina is 42 years old and runs a small business raising hogs, goats, cows, and chickens. She lives in World Vision's Bohol 04-ll region in Philippines. Marina has raised animals in this area for more than 5 years. Marina also has a second business where she makes furniture like tables, chairs, benches, and cabinets. This second business provides a supplemental income which Marina needs to support her family. Marina has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy hog supplements and to buy furniture-making supplies. This will help Marina increase her overall income.
    30% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Norma
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Norma is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase groceries and retail items to sell.
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    Norma is 54 years old and runs a small business selling groceries and general goods. She lives in World Vision's Bohol 04-ll region in the Philippines. Norma has sold items like these in this area for less than 1 year. Norma has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan she would like to purchase groceries and general goods to sell in her store.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Paul
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Paul is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $500 to purchase fertilizer and pesticide.
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    For more than 5 years Paul has operated his small business in the Bandaptai region in Kenya. He grows corn and beans to sell to customers in his community. Paul has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase fertilizer and pesticide. This will help him to grow and sell more corn and beans which will increase his overall income. Paul will use this income to support his family. Paul is 41 years old and the father of 2 children, and both of them are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Sophea
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sophea is from Cambodia. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer.
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    For more than 5 years Sophea has operated his small business in the Koh Krolor region in Cambodia. Sophea grows rice to sell to customers in his community. He also has two employees who help him run his farm. Sophea is 21 years old and has one child, who is currently studying in school. Sophea has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy fertilizer. This will help Sophea grow and sell more rice which will increase his overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Emoel
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Emoel is from Mexico. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $350 to buy merchandise for resale.
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    Emoel is 38 years old and runs a small business selling socks and other hosiery. He lives in World Vision's San Jose region in Mexico. Emoel has run his business in this area for more than 5 years. Emoel also has a second business where he grows peaches and edible cacti called nopales. This second business provides a supplemental income which Emoel needs to support his family. Emoel has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to buy merchandise for resale. Emoel and his wife have 3 children, of whom 3 are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Miriam Idalia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Miriam Idalia is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to buy makeup for resale.
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    Miriam Idalia is 23 years old and runs a small business selling catalog cosmetics. She lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Miriam Idalia has sold catalog cosmetics in this area for less than 1 year. Miriam Idalia has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy more makeup to sell. Miriam Idalia and her husband have 1 child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Alice
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Alice is from Kenya. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $350 to increase her working capital.
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    Alice is 38 years old and runs a small business selling retail goods. She lives in World Vision's Winam Urban region in Kenya. Alice has been a shopkeeper in this area for more than 5 years. Alice has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to increase her working capital for her shop. Alice and her husband have 4 children, of whom 3 are currently studying in school.
    22% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Katana
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Katana is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $250 to improve his services.
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    Katana is 54 years old and runs a small business selling brooms. He lives in World Vision's Bamba region in Kenya. Katana has sold brooms in this area for more than 5 years. Katana has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. With the loan, he would like to improve his services and increase his income. Katana and his wife have 2 children, and both of them are currently studying in school. He also cares for 3 additional dependents in his home.
    66% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Ngork
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ngork is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer and plow the field.
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    For more than 5 years Ngork has operated her small business in the Sot Nikum region in Cambodia. She grows rice and cassava to sell to customers in her community. Ngork has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and plow the field to grow more crops to sell to support her family. Ngork is 33 years old and the mother of 2 children, both of whom are currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    72% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Chhem
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chhem is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase fertilizer.
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    Chhem is 37 years old and runs a small business growing rice and providing labor to others. She lives in World Vision's Samrong Tong region in Cambodia. Chhem has grown rice and provided labor in this area for more than 5 years. Chhem has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer. This will help Chhem grow and sell more rice which will increase her overall income. Chhem and her husband have 3 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    9% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Anthony
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Anthony is from Kenya. He has 2 children. He needs a loan of $550 to purchase potatoes.
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    Anthony is 33 years old and runs a small business growing corn and potatoes. He lives in World Vision's Wema region in Kenya. Anthony has grown corn and potatoes in this area for the last 5 years. Anthony has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase potatoes. This will help Anthony sell more potatoes, which will increase his overall income. Anthony and his wife have 2 children, of whom 1 is currently studying in school.
    59% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Phan
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Phan is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy fertilizer, pesticide, and pay for labor fees.
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    Phan is 35 years old and runs a small business growing rice. She lives in World Vision's Phnom Sruoch region in Cambodia. Phan has grown rice in this area for more than 5 years. She also has 2 employees who help her run her farm. Phan has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer, pesticide, and pay for labor fees. This will help Phan grow and sell more rice which will increase her overall income. Phan and her husband have 3 children, of whom 3 are currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    1% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Chhorn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chhorn is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase fertilizer.
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    Chhorn is 49 years old and runs a small business growing rice to sell to customers in her community. She lives in World Vision's Baribour I region in Cambodia. Chhorn has grown rice in this area for more than 5 years. Chhorn has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase fertilizer. This will help Chhorn grow and sell more rice which will increase her overall income. Chhorn and her husband have 1 child, who is currently studying in school. She also cares for 2 additional dependents in her home.
    51% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500

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