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Lending History

  • Mao
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mao is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $525 to buy items for her grocery store.
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    Mao lives in Kandal Province in Cambodia and sells coffee and groceries to earn a living. She also cultivates banana trees when she has free time. She is a widow who has to work alone to raise her 2 children. However, Mao does not earn enough to cover her family's expenses or to invest further in her business. With a loan from World Vision, Mao hopes that her business will become more stable so that she can rely on its revenues to pay off debts and provide for her family's daily needs. She will purchase more stock for her grocery store so that she can meet her customer's demands, and she will buy more coffee. Mao plans to reinvest in her business so that it continues to grow. She looks forward to buying decent clothes for her two children and sending them to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $525
  • Sukom
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sukom is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $325 to purchase fertilizer, rice bran, piglets and feed.
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    Sukom grows rice and raises pigs to support her family. She also works as a laborer in her village. She has had difficulty making her businesses sustainable due to a lack of capital to operate and expand them. Her goal is to make her businesses more profitable so she can improve living conditions for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Sukom plans to purchase piglets, feed, rice bran, and fertilizer. With the additional income she will earn from these improvements, she will be able to continue to invest in her pig raising business and eventually have many more animals. Sukom will be able to provide the daily needs of her family and pay for the education of her two children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $325
  • Sona
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sona is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy grocery products .
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    Sona Put lives in Kampung Speu Province, Cambodia. She sells groceries as her main business and also raises pigs. Since Sona did not have the capital to buy products for her business she obtained a loan from a local money lender who charged a high interest rate. Her profits from the business were mainly used to pay the interest on the loan. Sona is requesting a loan so she does not have to borrow more from the local money lender. She plans to restock her grocery store to increase sales and save some money. Sona wants to expand her grocery store and also wants to provide a larger variety of products for her customers. This will promote more economic growth in the community. She also wants to raise more pigs. Sona has not had children of her own but has three siblings that she cares for. The additional income will help provide an education for her siblings.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Keng
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Keng is from Cambodia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $325 to buy fertilizer and raise pigs.
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    Keng Kang lives in Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia. She is a farmer who grows rice and also raises pigs and cows. Keng does not have enough capital to invest in her business. She wants to expand her pig pen so she can buy more piglets to raise. She also needs to buy fertilizer to increase cultivation of the land and would like to hire someone to assist her. Keng has six children. She wants to provide better living conditions for her family. Additional income earned would pay for her children’s educational fees so she can send them to school on a regular basis.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $325
  • Chamroeun
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chamroeun is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $750 to buy feed for her pigs.
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    Chamroeun is a farmer in Kampong Speu, Cambodia, and she also raises pigs at home. Because Chamroeun has no money to invest in her farming and pig raising, in the past she has been forced to borrow money from local money lenders who charge a very high interest rate. With a loan from World Vision, Chamroeun will buy more pigs to raise so that she can increase her income. She believes that the profit from her pigs will help increase her family's standard of living. She plans to support her family's daily needs and send her four children to school. She also looks forward to the freedom of no longer needing to approach the local money lenders.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $750
  • Eng
    They gave
    $50
    This loan is fully funded
    Eng is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $600 to buy piglets and feed.
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    Eng Aoy lives in Kandal Province, Cambodia. She raises pigs and sells desserts to earn an income. Eng does not have enough capitol to invest in her business. A loan will allow Eng to purchase more piglets to raise. It will also provide her with enough money to purchase the products needed to make desserts to sell. Eng hopes to one day grow vegetables and expand her business in the area of raising piglets. Expanding her business hopefully will allow her to create at least three jobs for others in her community. Eng has three children that she provides for. Additional income will improve her family’s standard of living.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Voeung
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Voeung is from Cambodia. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $625 to buy a cow .
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    Voeung is a peasant. Because she is a farmer, she needs cows to help her plow the fields. However, she can not afford to own a cow. Hence, she has hired a riding tiller to plow her fields, which costs a lot of money. A World Vision micro loan would allow her to buy a cow to plow her fields and avoid paying the high costs of renting a tiller. The cow will also carry products from the farm. She wants to grow vegetables in the future. The additional income provided will allow her to better support her three dependents.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $625
  • Yath
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Yath is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $350 to buy pig feeds and to grow cassava.
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    Yath Phorng is a peasant living in the Kampung Thom Province of Cambodia. She works as a farmer, growing cassava and cashew nuts. She also raises pigs. She would like to expand her farming business and raise more pigs. As there is high demand for cassava at the market, she would like to grow more cassava this season. However, she needs money to make these improvements to her farm. She cannot afford to borrow from the local money lender because of the high interest rates that he charges. With a loan from World Vision, Yath will be able to expand her farm. She will buy more pigs and switch the majority of her farming operations over to grow cassava. With capital to invest in her business, she will be able to save more money for her children's education. With education, Yath's four children will be able to escape from poverty.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Sophy
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sophy is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase more seed .
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    Sophy Leng is a mother, who lives with her family in Kampung Thom Province. She works hard as a rice farmer and sells her crops to help provide for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Sophy would be able to purchase more seeds for growing rice and expand her business opportunities. With the additional income from the loan, Sophy could provide better living conditions for her family, provide for their daily needs and send her children to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Ma Leun
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ma Leun is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $350 to expand her business.
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    Ma Leun, a mother of two, grows rice and raises pigs for a living to support her family. Her main challenge is that she does not have the financial capital she needs to invest in her business and expand it. With a loan from World Vision Ma Leun will be able to improve her cultivation and husbandry business. She plans on expanding her cultivation land and raising more pigs. With the additional profits Ma Leun will be able to improve her family's living conditions and send her children to school. She also hopes to create job opportunities for others.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Heang
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Heang is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase fertilizer and hire labor.
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    Heang operates three businesses on her farm to provide for her family. She grows both cashew nuts and rice, and she also raises pigs to sell. Her farm is only marginally sustainable, and she lacks investment capital to expand and improve her businesses. Her immediate concern is to improve her cultivation of cashew nuts so she can earn a better income for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Heang plans to purchase fertilizer and hire labor for her farm. With the additional income she will earn from these improvements, she will be able to provide the daily necessities for her child and others in her family. In the future, she plans to continue to invest in her farm, and to increase her cultivation of rice.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Lom
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Lom is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase fertilizer, pesticides and pigs.
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    Lom Chhen is a mother of three children, she lives with her family in Kompung Thom Province. Lom works very hard farming rice, vegetables and raising pigs, to help provide for her family. Lom at this time, lacks the funds needed to help her maintain her farming and pig raising business. With a loan from World Vision, Lom will be able to purchase fertilizer and pesticides for her rice and vegetable fields and more pigs to raise. Because of the loan, she'll have healthy crops of rice and vegetables, along with healthy pigs to sell for profit. Lom will be able to grow her business and increase her income. With the additional income, Lom will be able to provide better living condtions for her family, provide for their daily needs and pay for her childrens education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Sorn
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sorn is from Cambodia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and hire laborers.
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    Sorn grows rice and cashews and also raises animals. She is lacking the capital to buy fertilizer to increase her crop yields and is having a difficult time providing enough food for her entire family. With a loan from World Vision, Sorn would be able to buy fertilizer and hire laborers to help harvest her crops. With the increased profit she would be able to provide healthy food for the family and support her children's education. She hopes they will stay in school rather than dropping out and looking for jobs in the city. She strongly believes that this loan will be a great help for her and her family and Sorn hopes to enlarge her farmland and start a new business. The additional income would mean her family would have access to health care and they would be able to save some money for the children to continue their studies.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Sam Ol
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sam Ol is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase fertilizer, pesticides and hire labor.
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    Sam Ol grows rice and seasonal vegetables. She does not have enough money to buy fertilizer and pesticides for her rice field. In addition, she wants to hire labor to cultivate and harvest her crops this growing season. She plans to enlarge her farmland. A World Vision microloan will enable her to purchase the fertilizer and pesticides she needs for an excellent harvest and the labor to help bring in the harvest for good profits at market. The additional income will be used for her children's education and to improve her family's living conditions. She will be able to continue to provide her community with quality rice and vegetables.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Sokhom
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sokhom is from Cambodia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy fertilizer and hire labor.
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    Sokhom grows rice and vegetables. However, she has not had enough money to expand her farming business. She needs to buy natural fertilizer for her rice plants and also hire labor to help her harvest the rice plants before the rainy season. She hopes that a loan will help her to buy any necessary farming materials and labor. In addition, she hopes to have enough money to send her children to school. In the future, she plans to buy more farmland and she plans to gain access to health-care services in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Arsenia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Arsenia is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $450 to purchase motorcycle.
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    For the last six years Arsenia has operated her small business in the Southwest region in Philippines. She sells RTW (ready to wear) clothes like t-shirts, blouses and pants to customers in her community. Arsenia has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her current business. With the loan, she would like to purchase a motorcycle. The increased income would help her to carry out repairs of her home and buy food for the family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Ma Teresa
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ma Teresa is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $600 to buy threads, cloth, hooks, needles, yarn, buttons, zippers, etc.
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    Ma Teresa is 58 years old and lives in World Vision’s Crescencio Morales region in Mexico. For the last four years, Ma Teresa has run a small business selling clothes. She runs her business right at her home, by making improvements to clothes and creating new garments as well. Sometimes she also embroiders the whole garment. Proudly, she mentioned her clients even ask her to make hats, sweaters, gloves, scarfs, etc. Ma Teresa has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy threads, cloth, hooks, needles, yarn, buttons, zippers, etc. Ma Teresa will buy her supplies in the city of Toluca (3 to 4 hours away from her home) since that is the place where she can get better prices in order to get more profits. She is grateful to World Vision Micro for the loan because with it she will be able to continue to invest in and grow her business. .
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Margarita
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Margarita is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $600 to buy different types of shoes.
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    Margarita is 51 years old and runs a small business selling shoes. She lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Margarita has sold shoes in this area for two years. Margarita and her husband have one child. She also cares for one additional dependent in her home. Margarita has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy different types of shoes. This investment will help her increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Consuelo
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Consuelo is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $400 to buy sugar, milk, eggs, coffee, matches, cooking oil, toilet paper, napkins, soda, flour, tuna, and canned food.
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    For the last year Consuelo has operated her small business in the Crescencio Morales region in Mexico. She sells groceries to customers in her community. Consuelo has asked for a loan from World Vision to buy sugar, milk, eggs, coffee, matches, cooking oil, toilet paper, napkins, soda, flour, tuna, and canned food. Consuelo is 46 years old, and she is the mother of 1 child, who is currently studying in school. Consuelo lives in an indigenous community where the people continue to speak the Mazahua language. Her region is rich in oyemel trees, whose needles the people weave into handcrafts, and avocado orchards. Consuelo grows avocados and owns a general store in her house. She opened this store because her community lacked a general store, so her neighbors had to walk long distances or waste money on transportation to buy food supplies. Consuelo usually buys her merchandise in the capital city of the state. Consuelo is thankful to World Vision for the opportunity to expand her store.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Adanech
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Adanech is from Ethiopia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $200 to buy fertilizer.
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    Born into a family engaged in agricultural activity, Adanech has a good farming skills and the experience needed to make the most out of a bad situation. After she saw the market potential for crops she put her farming skills to use and started working in agriculture. She planted vegetables like sugarcane but would like to plant selected seeds this season and to ensure a good harvest by using fertilizer. Because of financial constraints, Adanech is requesting a loan to jump start her crops this season. Her goal is to satisfy her customers' needs. With the income from agriculture, Adanech is able to improve her life. With her profits, she is able to support her family. Her independent business operation gives her a say in the financial matters of her family. By generating some additional income, she will be able to send her children to school. Adanech wants to grow her business so that she can provide a better life for her family. She wants to supply the community with good quality of agricultural products. In the future, she wants to have her own grain store.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Marleny
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marleny is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase shoes for resale.
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    Marleny is 24 years old and runs a small business selling shoes and other footwear. She lives in the Bolivar region of Bolivia, and has sold shoes in this area for a year. She has one employee who helps her run her shop. Marleny also has a second business selling bread. This second business provides a supplemental income which Marleny needs to support her family. Marleny has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy more shoes for resale.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Shewaye
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Shewaye is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $5,150 to buy supplies in bulk.
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    For the last 6 years Shewaye has operated her small business in the Hidabu Abote region in Ethiopia. She raises cattle to sell to customers in her community. She also has 2 employees to help her run her farm. Shewaye also has a second business where she sells vegetables. This second business provides a supplemental income, which Shewaye needs to support her family. Shewaye has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like to buy supplies in bulk so that she can purchase food for the family and start a new business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $5,150
  • Shambel
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Shambel is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $550 to purchase additional merchandise to sell.
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    Shambel currently runs a small retail shop in order to support his family. He sells various things to the local people who like his business because they no longer have to travel long distances to look for goods for their families. Shambel is a hard-working person and wants to expand his business by maximizing his daily income; unfortunately, he is facing financial constraints at this time that keep him from doing so. With a micro loan from World Vision, Shambel will be able to purchase additional stock to sell, thereby increasing the variety and quantity of items he has available to meet his customers' needs. “I have a growing number of customers for my business. I have to keep on doing this business. I can generate more income,” he says. By strengthening this business, he dreams to one day have his own one or more boutiques in the town. With the additional profits he will earn from his increased sales, Shambel wants to provide for his family's daily needs by giving them nutritious food and better clothes to wear. In this way he can improve their livelihood and give them hope for a brighter future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Maria Erika
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Maria Erika is from Bolivia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $250 natural medicine .
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    Maria Erika is 49 years old and runs a small business selling natural medicines. She lives in World Vision's Alfarero region in Bolivia. Maria Erika has sold natural medicines in this area for more than 5 years. She also has 1 employee who helps her run her shop. Maria Erika has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy more natural medicine to sell. Maria Erika has 1 child, who is currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Hak
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Hak is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy fertilizer and rice seeds.
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    For the last six years, Hak has operated her small business in the Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. She works as a laborer and sells rice to customers in her community. Hak has asked for a loan to expand her business by buying fertilizer and rice seeds. She wants to use the extra income to pay for school fees and home repairs. Hak is 36 years old and the mother of three children, all of whom are currently studying in school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Migdalis Angelica
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Migdalis Angelica is from Bolivia. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $600 Buy groceries for her business.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Tizaze
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Tizaze is from Ethiopia. He needs a loan of $250 to purchase cattle . This will help him maximize his income.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Techale
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Techale is from Ethiopia. He has 1 child. He needs a loan of $200 to purchase cattle for breeding.
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    Techale is 32 years old and the father of 1 child, who is currently studying in school. For the last 6 years Techale has operated his small business in the Mehal Meda region in Ethiopia. He raises cattle to sell to customers in his community. Techale also has a second business where he sells crops. This second business provides a supplemental income which Techale needs to support his family. Techale has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to purchase cattle for breeding. This will help him generate more income to support his family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $200
  • Tesfanesh
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Tesfanesh is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy cattle.
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    For the last three years Tesfanesh has operated her small business in the Kochore region in Ethiopia. Tesfanesh raises cattle to sell to customers in her community. Tesfanesh is 29 years old and she and her husband have three children, of whom two are currently studying in school. Tesfanesh has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy cattle. This will help Tesfanesh raise and sell more cattle which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Aberu
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Aberu is from Ethiopia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase an ox.
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    For the last 6 years Aberu has operated her small business in the Tiya region in Ethiopia. She grows crops to sell to customers in her community. Aberu has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to purchase an ox to start farming as early as possible. This can help her boost her yield from her business to support her family. Aberu is 34 years old and the mother of 2 children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Sochan
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sochan is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    Sochan is 44 years old and runs a small business growing rice. She lives in World Vision's Leuk Daek region in Cambodia. Sochan has grown rice in this area for more than 5 years. Sochan has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and pesticide. This will help Sochan 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: $250
  • Alison Selene
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Alison Selene is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase athletic shoes to resell.
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    Alison Selene is 26 years old and runs a small business selling athletic shoes. She lives in World Vision's Alfarero region in Bolivia. Alison Selene has sold athletic shoes in this area for 5 years. She also has 1 employee who helps her run her shop. Alison Selene has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like buy more athletic shoes to resell.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • William Koros
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    William Koros is from Kenya. He has 3 children. He needs a loan of $250 to buy goats and sheep to raise and sell.
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    William Koros is 30 years old and runs a small business raising goats. He lives in World Vision's Kiambogoko region in Kenya. William Koros has raised goats in this area for 3 years. William Koros has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy more goats, and sheep for fattening and selling. This will help William Koros raise and sell more goats, and raise and sell sheep, which will increase his overall income. William Koros and his wife have 3 children, of whom 2 are currently studying in school. He also cares for 2 additional dependents in his home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250

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