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Lending History

  • Gerardine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Gerardine is from Rwanda. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase more spare parts to sell .
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    Gerardine runs a spare parts shop where she sells thing such as tires and cables. While she would like to expand her business and offer more items to her customers, she currently lacks the money to invest in her business. Thus, Geradine has requested a loan from World Vision in order that she may invest in her business, save money for the future, and improve her quality life with the profits. Ultimately, Gerardine hopes to become financially stable. In the future, Gerardine hopes that she will have a great life and she will be able to create jobs for others in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Marie Solange
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marie Solange is from Rwanda. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase more shoes.
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    To purchase more shoes to sell. She doesn’t have enough capital for buy more shoes to sell. A loan will enable Solange to improve her business. She plans to use her profits to make a better life for her children. Her goal is to expand her business. She hopes to reach a financially stable place where her community will be able to buy more shoes at reasonable price.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Vestine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Vestine is from Rwanda. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase beans, rice, sugar to resell .
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    Vestine is a grocery store owner. She has been selling beans, sugar, flower, rice, and other groceries to make a living. Vestine is a hard workingwoman. However, she has been having financial difficulties and it is been hard to grow her business without money. Vestine would like to obtain a loan to invest in her business. Please help Vestine grow her grocery store business. A loan will improve Vestine’s family’s quality of life. Vestine would like to invest the funds from the loan in selling beans, sugar, flower, rice, and other groceries to resell. She would like to save some of the profits for the future and to invest in her grocery store. Vestine would like to grow her business in a way that she can create more jobs in her community. Vestine has five children; she is married, and she lives in Huye, Rwanda, Africa.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Elodia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Elodia is from Mexico. She has 8 children. She needs a loan of $325 to buy "chicharron", "longaniza", "tortillas", beans, garlic, onion, tomatos, meat, nopal, table salts, eggs and various types of chili.
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    Elodia is 56 years old and never had the opportunity to attend school. When she was young, it was unusal for a girl to attend classes. Women were taught to take care of all the household activites and nothing more. Elodia is a single mother and has 8 children whom she managed to provide for all by herself. All of her children are now married and thankful to her for her great efforts in raising them. Elodia has always been a hard-working woman. She started working as a house cleaner and, by cleaning, provided for her family for many years. Just a few years ago, she decided to start her own business. Now, she sells a wide variety of the typical Mexican meal known as "tacos". Every single day, she sells her foods. She goes out in a tricycle so that she can easily move from one place to the other, taking her treats with her. She sells the most tacos at the local high-school. The students there are her best customers. With a loan, she will be able to buy beans, onions, tomatoes, meat, eggs, many varieties of chili, "tortillas" and "longaniza" (type of ground meat with chili, similar to a sausage) so that she can cook her meals. Elodia hopes that this loan will improve her business and increase her clients and income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $325
  • Angelique
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Angelique is from Rwanda. She needs a loan of $850 to purchase more grocery products (juices, breads, soft drinks, etc.).
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    Mrs. Angelique Mukantaganira sells grocery items like bread, sugar, drinks, etc. She is asking for a loan to purchase a large quantity of goods to sell. Having started her with business with modest means, her challenge has been getting a hold of enough capital to properly stock and run her business. A loan from World Vision will enable Mrs. Mukantaganira to expand her business and improve the quality of life for her children. The loan will allow her to sell more products and earn better profits.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Jacqueline
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Jacqueline is from Rwanda. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase more clothes to sell.
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    Jacqueline has requested a loan from World Vision in order to purchase more clothes to sell. She currently faces the challenge of an insufficient capital to properly expand her business. She hopes that a loan from World Vision will help her expand her business and change on her life. By offering a wider variety of clothing, Jacqueline hopes that she will make more profits. With the additional income she earns, Jacqueline will be able to provide better food for her family and to pay for medical insurance.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Odette
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Odette is from Rwanda. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,000 Odette sells local drinks and wants to increase her inventory.
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    Odette sells local drinks and needs capital to expand, properly run her business and increase her drink inventory. The increased sales from additional local drinks purchased with a World Vision loan will give Odette the profits she needs to not only expand her business but to offer jobs to others in her community to distribute the drinks. A World Vision loan will help Odette improve her living conditions and increase her family's daily food consumption. She will also be able to pay school fees for her two children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Alejandra
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Alejandra is from Mexico. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $475 to buy flour, eggs, milk, sugar and yeast.
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    Alejandra and her husband Ruperto have four children. Three of them are already married and the youngest one is attending junior high school. Alejandra has been producing and selling bread and yoghurt for one year. She started this business as a way to support her husband and to offer her child better opportunities and a better future. She wants to invest the loan to buy flour, eggs, milk, sugar and yeast so that she can bake more bread and increase her sales. In the future, Alejandra would like to own her own bakery. She could display a large variety of breads from her shop window and gain more clients. Her goal is to enable her youngest son to continue his studies so that he can get a good job. She will save enough money to support his education while also making investments to expand her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $475
  • That
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    That is from Cambodia. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $350 to expand her business and hire a worker .
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    That is the mother of four children. She grows cassava and cashew nuts, she also raises a few pigs. That wants to expand her buisness and hopefully hire another worker to speed up the plowing and planting process and therefore increase her crop production. With a loan from World Vision That would be able her to expand her business by increasing the amount of cultivated land used for growing cassavas and cashews. She also plans to incease the number of pigs she raises. With an increase in income, she will be able to invest more money into her buiness, buy more food for her family and be able to send her children to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Perla Rocio
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Perla Rocio is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $400 to buy perfumes, deodorants, and body lotions.
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    Perla sells perfumes, and she will use a loan from World Vision to buy more perfumes, lotions, and deodorants. Recently, she has not had enough resources to keep investing in the business and cover the expenses at home. The loan will give her another chance to continue working. When she increases her stock, she will again make enough income to help her family. Perla would like to open an established perfume store in the future. She is willing to rent the space at first, but she is willing to work hard to one day own her own building. Perla enjoys providing people in her community with quality personal care products, and her business also enables her to provide for her family. She and her husband, Luis, have a one-year-old child. Perla and Luis live in Ometepec among the Amuzgo people, who are known for their sensitivity and wisdom. The Amuzgos strive to maintain a balance between society and nature.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Dewi
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Dewi is from Indonesia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $400 to purchase food stock for street store.
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    Dewi Sang suci is a hard working mother of two, she lives with her family in Surabaya. Dewi owns and operates a street store, where she sells food items to the local public. The profit she earns from her food store helps her to provide for her family. With a loan from World Vision, Dewi will be able to purchase all the food stock she needs to continue to operate her street store. She will also be able to grow her business and increase her income. With the additional income, Dewi will be to provide for all of her family's daily needs and reinvest in her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Alicia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Alicia is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $600 for straw and wooden stakes.
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    Alicia has operated her small seaweed farming business for six years in the Omega region in Philippines. She grows and sells seaweed to customers in her community. Alicia has asked for a loan to expand her business. She would like for straw and wooden stakes to expand the current business. She needs wooden stakes used for planting in the sand, along the coast, plastic ropes that connect the stakes to the seaweeds that grow attached to the rope, which helps to prevent the seaweeds from being carried away by currents. Thankfully, the loan from World Vision will enable Alicia's business to thrive. This will increase her sales and income. The additional income she earns will allow her to better provide for her family and to continue to invest in business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $600
  • Edna
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Edna is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $250 to buy sugar and flour.
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    Edna is 52 years old and runs a small business selling pancakes and rice cakes. She lives in World Vision’s Tabod It Arap region in the Philippines. Edna has ran her business in this area for more than 5 years. Edna has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy sugar and flour. She hopes that with the loan, she can be more productive in her business. All of her children are married and she works hard so she can support herself and not be dependent on them.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Clothilde
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Clothilde is from Rwanda. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $675 to purchase a large quantity of local drinks.
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    Clothilde, a mother of two from Musanze, Rwanda, seeks to purchase a large quantity of local drinks to sell in her business. She currently lacks the capital needed to buy the drinks on her own. With a loan through World Vision, Clothilde will be able to buy drinks to sell in her business, which will help her attract customers and generate sales. She will also be able to employ two other individuals in her local community. Additional income will allow her to better provide for her family and meet their daily needs, such as food and medical insurance. In the future, Clothilde hopes to keep expanding her business and be financially stable.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $675
  • Lucy
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Lucy is from Kenya. She needs a loan of $350 to purchase tomatoes, fruits and more.
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    For the last 4 years Lucy has operated her small business in the Riruta region in Kenya. She sells fruits and tomatoes to customers in her community. She also has 1 employee who helps her run her shop. Lucy has asked for a loan from World Vision to purchase tomatoes, fruits and more to expand her business and buy supplies in bulk. She also cares for 3 additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Mintamir
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Mintamir is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $575 to buy items for her shop.
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    Mintamir owns a small shop with a growing number of customers. She is able to take care of her family with the income she earns from her shop. She believes that a World Vision loan would help to make her shop more sustainable for her family. Mintamir can keep her shelves well-stocked to better meet her customers' needs. She believes that she will be successful if she works hard. “I faced financial constraint. I want financial support to strengthen my business. To overcome this problem, I want go to Wisdom MFI to receive a loan,” she said. As Mintamir’s business grows, her income also increases and she can improve her lifestyle. The increased income will go towards giving her family a healthy diet. She would like to reinvest in her shop and possibly add another one in the area.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $575

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