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Lending History

  • Nadine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Nadine is from Rwanda. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase more beans for sale.
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    Nadine sells beans in Mataba, Rwanda. Her biggest challenge is obtaining enough capital to properly run her business. Therefore, she requested a loan from World Vision to help her purchase more beans wholesale so as to enable her to have more that she can resell for a profit. The additional profits she will make from the new bean sales will enable Nadine to improve her family's living conditions and increase their daily consumption. She will also be able to pay for her four children`s school fees. Nadine's goal is to expand her business in multiple ways. In addition to increasing her bean sales, Nadine wants to buy new produce to sell to her customers. She hopes that with enough new business and profits, she will be able to offer jobs to others in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Gaudence
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Gaudence is from Rwanda. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase additional food for her restaurant .
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    Gaudence is a resident of Base, Rwanda. In order to provide a living for her family, she sells prepared food and drinks in the small restaurant she runs. Her biggest challenge right now is obtaining enough capital to properly run her business. With a loan from World Vision, Gaudence will be able to purchase additional food, such as beans and other items, which she can then prepare in her restaurant. The increased sales from the additional food purchased will give Gaudence the profits she needs to further expand her business. With enough growth, she hopes to be able to offer jobs to others in her community. With the increased profits from her food sales, Gaudence plans on improving her family's living conditions and increasing their daily consumption. She also hopes to make enough to get medical insurance for her family, especially for her two children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Marine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marine is from Armenia. She needs a loan of $1,200 to purchase clothes for resale.
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    Marine runs a clothing store. She likes to provide attractive and fashionable items for her customers. She would like to add to her variety to meet her clientele demand and draw new customers. With the help of this World Vision loan, Marine will increase her working capital to purchase more goods and expand her business. Marine lives together with her parents and brother. In this economy, improvements in her business directly impacts her family’s living conditions.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,200
  • Angelique
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Angelique is from Rwanda. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $1,000 to purchase goods to resell.
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    Angelique, a mother of two from Burera, Rwanda seeks purchase more goods like soap, cooking oil, umbrellas, body lotion, etc. to resell in her store. Her current challenge is getting enough capital to properly run her business. With a loan through World Vision, Angelique will be able to restock her store and sell more varieties of goods. The increased sales from the boutique will give Angelique the profits she needs to further expand her business, get medical insurance for her family, and improve the living conditions of her family through better food and being able to pay school fees for her children. In the future, Angelique hopes to expand her store and be able offer jobs to others in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $1,000
  • Concepcion
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Concepcion is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $400 to buy meat, hot pepper, flour, eggs, whipped cream, fruits, chocolate chips, butter and yeast.
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    Concepcion is a single 39 year old woman who only studied up through elementary school. For the last 5 years, Concepcion has been selling desserts to her friends. Little by little she got new customers, until one day she started selling not only desserts but stews such as chili meat and spicy sausage. “I thank God that my business is doing great. I work whenever I can and little by little I’ve expanded my business”, she says. She is going to use the loan to buy meat, hot pepper, flour, eggs, whipped cream, fruits, chocolate chips, butter and yeast. She lives 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
  • Rehema
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Rehema is from Rwanda. She has 5 children. She needs a loan of $850 to restock her boutique.
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    Rehema, a mother of five in Rwamagana, Rwanda, has a boutique that sells items such as sugar, rice, cooking oil, potatoes, lotion, etc. She currently lacks the capital needed to expand her business as she would like. With a loan through World Vision, Rehema will be able to restock her variety store, which will help her attract customers and generate sales. She will also be able to employ another individual in her local community. Additional income will allow her to improve the living conditions of her family, pay educational fees for her children, and reinvest in her business. In the future, Rehema wants to be financially stable and says that she will be able to create jobs for others in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $850
  • Silvia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Silvia is from Mexico. She has 4 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy 700 hundred more chickens.
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    Silvia is 40 years old and is married to Juan, who is in the business of breeding and selling chickens. They have four children together- the oldest who is already working and the three younger ones who are still in school. In raising their chickens, Silvia and her husband follow a certain process. They first brew the eggs. Once the chickens are born, they keep them and feed them until they are 15 days old. They then go out to their community and sell them to people who have proven to be good customers. Once they have sold all the chickens, they start the process all over again. Silvia is a hard-working woman and is very supportive of her husband and his business, having helped him breed chickens for the past three years. During this time, they realized that this business represents a great way to cover expenses at home and have decided to invest in it. Silvia desires to make her business bigger and she knows that a loan can help her achieve this. She has received financial education from World Vision and is confident that she is prepared to invest her money and make it more productive. With a World Vision loan Silvia will be able to expand her business by buying 700 more chickens for breeding. She would love to stay in this business and to watch it grow in order that she may be able to give better opportunities to her children, especially in their education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Geosphine
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Geosphine is from Kenya. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase additional second hand clothing.
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    Geosphine Chan lives in Pap Onditi, Kenya. She sells second hand clothes to support her family. She would like to increase the profit she earns but has little access to the capital she needs to invest in expanding her business. With a loan from World Vision, Geosphine will be able to sustain and grow her business in order to better support her two children. In the future, Geosphine would like to open another branch of her business in Pap Onditi Center and create jobs by hiring clerks. With the profits from her expanded business Geosphine will be able to provide for her children's educational needs and feed her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Karen Samantha
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Karen Samantha is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $400 to buy supplies for her snack stand.
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    Karen (20) lives at home with her parents in the city of San Juan. To help her parents, who have been very supportive of her, and to earn a living, five months ago she started her own snack stand. She prepares a variety of snack foods to sell. Karen is really pleased with how her business is operating and she wants to improve it. She'd like to buy a sandwich maker, a blender to prepare "esquimos" (milkshakes), and a grill, but she has not had the money. With a loan from World Vision, Karen will be able to make those purchases and grow her business. The money she earns will allow her to care for parents, and enable her to continue to invest in her snack stand.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Chhim
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chhim is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $625 to buy grocery stock for her store.
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    Chhim, the mother of two children, is a farmer who grows rice and sells groceries. Her husband provides transportation services by using his motorbike. She does not have the capital to invest in her grocery business to keep her customers supplied and to expand her business to remain competitive. A World Vision micro loan will restock Chhim's grocery products. The additional income will provide her family with better living conditions, sufficient food and education for her children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $625
  • Epifania
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Epifania is from Mexico. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $325 to buy perfumes, body lotions, lipsticks, nail polish, eyeliners, eye shadows, etc.
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    Epifania lives in a community surrounded by sugar cane plantations and though she did not have the opportunity to continue her studies, she managed to provide for her six children who are already married now. She has been selling cosmetics for five years because the activity was appealing for her and it ended up being a profitable one. Epifania sells the cosmetics through catalogues to people in her community. Once she has enough merchandise to buy, she orders the products and then delivers them. Epifania is requesting a loan to buy perfumes, body lotions, lipsticks, nail polish, eyeliners and eye shadoes to sell. By increasing her stock, she will better meet her customers' needs and increase her income. She can then improve her family's living conditions. She wants to keep investing in her business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $325
  • Irma
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Irma is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $550 to purchase undergarments and cosmetic inventory.
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    Irma, the mother of two, is married and lives in Motzorongo. The land where the family lives has the advantage of being surrounded by sugar cane plantations and one important sugar mill which provides many job opportunities for people in the surrounding areas. Irma, a university graduate, sells undergarments and cosmetics to earn her income. She has been in this line of work for eight years and has built a loyal customer base. She enjoys this work because it is a good way to ensure a better future for her children and to help with household expenses. Irma shows her catalogues to women in her community, takes down the orders, buys the products and then she delivers them in person. Irma is requesting a World Vision microloan to invest in more undergarments, lipsticks, nail polish, perfumes, eyeliners and catalogues, in order to increase her sales and profits. Her large customer following will ensure that these items are sold quickly. With the additional income, Irma will be able to keep paying for her children's university education, which is so important to her, as well as reinvest in her business to ensure it remains fiancially solvent.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Abebech
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Abebech is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $150 to buy fertilizer.
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    Ababech has a family and a small plot of land on which she grows vegetables. She is a hard worker and would like a better life for her family. A World Vision loan would enable her to purchase fertilizer to increase her crop yield. She could then supply her community with more vegetables and increase her income. Because of this increased profit, her family would lead healthier and more secure lives. She could provide them with a nutritious diet, clothing, medical care, and send her children to school.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $150
  • David
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    David is from Mexico. He needs a loan of $550 to maintain his vehicle.
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    For the last six years David and his wife have operated a small business in the Najhe region in Mexico. He provides a taxi service to customers in his community. David mentioned that he loves his activity and is thrilled to have his own taxi. He used to dream about being a truck driver - now, he is not too far from that dream by having his own taxi. David has asked for a World Vision loan to expand his business. With all the miles he drives the taxi, the vehicle needs maintenance. He can then keep it on the road more and earn money to buy gas for the taxi, purchase food for the family and of course to pay back the loan.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $550
  • Adriana
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Adriana is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $400 to purchase flowers to arrange for the upcoming holiday.
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    Adriana is 23 years old and lives in the Vicente Camalote region of Mexico with her child. For the past two years she has made her living selling clothing to customers in her community. She also has a second business creating flower arrangements. Since "Día de Muertos" is coming up soon, she is requesting a micro loan from World Vision in order to purchase more flowers. People buy many flower arrangements during this time to decorate the graves of their ancestors. With the increased income, she will be able to provide food, clothing, medical care, and an education for her child.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Akua
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Akua is from Ghana. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase fish and vegetables.
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    Akua has been operating her roadside stand in the Assin region of Ghana for more than five years. She provides a valuable service to her community by providing fresh fish and vegetables. Akua is 56 years old and regrettably lost her husband two years ago. Akua has two children, both of which are currently attending school. She also cares for four additional dependents, and her income helps provide the necessities for this extended family. Akua has requested this loan to purchase more fish and vegetables so that she may expand her business, and continue paying for her children's education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Analiza
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Analiza is from Philippines. She needs a loan of $500 to buy stakes, rope and pay for boat maintenance.
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    For the last six years, Analiza, who lives in the island of Dawahon, Bato in Leyte has operated her small business in the Omega region in Philippines. She grows seaweeds to sell to customers in her community. In order to generate another revenue stream, Analiza also does fishing. This second business provides a supplemental income which Analiza needs to support her family. Analiza has asked for a loan to expand her current business. With the additional capital, she would like to buy wooden stakes, a plastic rope and pay for boat maintenance. The increased income would help her to purchase food for her family.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Gladiz
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Gladiz is from Mexico. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $450 to buy more products to keep on selling.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $450
  • Agnes
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Agnes is from Rwanda. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $425 to purchase beans, sorghum, and corn to resell.
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    Agnes operates a business selling beans, sorghum, corn, and other similar products. Due to a shortage of capital to invest, she is unable to expand her business or run it properly. She needs to make her business more than marginally sustainable so she can improve living conditions for her family. Agnes is requesting a loan from World Vision so she can purchase larger quantities of beans and other products. With additional income she will earn from this improvement, she plans to reinvest in and continue to grow her business. She will be able to provide adequately for her three children and create a savings. Her family will have financial stability. In the future, she hopes to expand business enough to provide jobs for others in her community.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Liliana
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Liliana is from Mexico. She needs a loan of $350 to buy school supplies and jewelry.
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    Liliana is 26 years old and runs a small business selling school supplies and imitation jewelry. She lives in World Vision's Vicente Camalote region in Mexico. Liliana has sold school supplies and imitation jewelry in this area for more than five years. Liliana has requested a loan from World Vision to buy more school supplies and jewelry stock for her business. The loan will help Liliana to grow her business, increase her income and to provide for her family's daily needs.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Alicia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Alicia is from Bolivia. She needs a loan of $300 Buy corn for sale.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Julio
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Julio is from Mexico. He needs a loan of $400 to buy two lambs.
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    Julio is 37 years old and runs a small business raising sheep. He lives in World Vision's Najhe region in Mexico. Julio has raised sheep in this area for less than 1 year. Julio has requested a loan from World Vision to expand his business. He would like to buy two lambs. This will help Julio raise and sell more sheep which will increase his overall income. Julio is so excited to start his business. He is planning to build a small corral and his sister-in-law is helping him taking care of the animals while he continues working in Mexico City. This way, Julio is also creating an activity for someone else. .
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Aen
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Aen is from Cambodia. She has 6 children. She needs a loan of $500 to buy irrigation machine and fertilizer.
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    Aen is a mother who lives with her family in a rural part of Cambodia. Aen works very hard farming rice to sell for profit, to help provide for her family. Aen at this time lacks the funds needed to purchase fertilizer and an irrigation machine for her farming business. With a loan from World Vision, Aen will be able to purchase fertilizer and an irrigation machine for her business. Because of the loan, she'll be able to grow healthy crops of rice to sell, expand her farming business and increase her income. With the additional income, Aen will be able to provide for her family's daily needs and pay for her children's education.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Chan
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Chan is from Cambodia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $400 to buy piglets.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $400
  • Alane
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Alane is from Ethiopia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy a cow for breeding.
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    Alane is 49 years old and runs a small business raising cattle. She lives in World Vision's Damota II region in Ethiopia. Alane has raised cattle in this area for more than five years. Alane and her husband have three children, two of whom are currently studying in school. Alane has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy a hybrid cow for breeding. This will help Alane raise and sell more cattle which will increase her overall income.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Worki
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Worki is from Ethiopia. She needs a loan of $350 to buy more grains.
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    For the last six years Worki has operated her small business in the Hidabu Abote region in Ethiopia. She raises grains and sells them to customers in her community. She also has two employees who help her run her business. Worki also has a second business in which she sells vegetables like onions and tomatoes. This second business provides supplemental income which Worki needs to support her family. Worki has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business by buying more grains to sell to the community. She hopes to use the additional income for healthcare and start a new business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $350
  • Lucia
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Lucia is from Bolivia. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $300 to buy more food stock.
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    Lucia is 42 years old and lives with her family in World Vision’s Kanchay region in Bolivia. For the past two years, Lucia has operated her small food shop within her community, to help provide for her family. Lucia has requested a loan from World Vision to buy more food stock for her business. The loan will also help Lucia to expand her business, increase her income and help to provide for her family's daily needs. Lucia has three children who are currently studying in school. She also cares for two additional dependents in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Kemhoun
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Kemhoun is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $500 to buy fertilizer and pesticide.
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    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $500
  • Benilda
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Benilda is from Philippines. She has 1 child. She needs a loan of $300 to buy stock for grocery store.
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    Benilda is 51 years old and runs a small business selling noodles, canned goods, soft drinks, and dry goods. She lives in World Vision's Omega region in Philippines. Benilda has sold these kinds of items in this area for 5 years. Benilda has requested a loan from World Vision to expand her business. With the loan, she would like to buy more stock like soft drinks, noodles, soaps, and beverages for resale to her customers. The additional income this generates will help to support her family and help her to afford her child's education. Benilda and her husband have 1 child, who is currently studying in school. She also cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Eu
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Eu is from Cambodia. She needs a loan of $250 to buy fertilizer and animal feed.
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    For the last 6 years Eu has operated her small business in the Samlot region in Cambodia. She grows rice to sell to customers in her community. Eu also has a second business where she raises cows. This second business provides a supplemental income, which Eu needs to support her family. Eu has asked for a loan from World Vision to expand her business. She would like to buy fertilizer and animal feed to increase her income. Eu cares for 1 additional dependent in her home.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250

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