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Lending History

  • Ruth
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Ruth is from Philippines. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 to maintain the tricycle.
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    Ruth has a tricycle transportation business in Carmen, Cebu. At the end of the day, she will earn an average income of Php150.00/day for her family which equates to a few American dollars. Ruth is married and has two grown children that she helps support. However, with the tricycle maintenance and basic prices of commodities on the rise, she has difficulty meeting all the needs. Ruth is hopeful that someday she will have more business options to depend on. So with a loan from World Vision, Ruth will be able to expand the business and keep the repairs of the tricycle current. Her income will be for her family's daily consumption and reinvestment on the same business.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Marbella
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Marbella is from Mexico. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $425 to purchase school supplies and gifts.
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    A year ago, Marbella began a business selling school supplies and gift items to help support her family. She wants to invest in her business to make it more sustainable and profitable, so she can improve living conditions for her family. Marbella is requesting a loan from World Vision so she can increase her inventory of items to sell. With the additional income she will earn from this improvement, Marbella plans to reinvest in her business so it will continue to grow and prosper. Marbella has been married for sixteen years, and her husband works in a factory. She is thirty six and has two children in elementary school. In the future, Marbella hopes to open a second store in a new location.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $425
  • Linda
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Linda is from Philippines. She has 8 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase additional capital for her farm .
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    Linda is a resident of Palawan in the Philippines. In order to support their eight children ranging in age from one to sixteen, Linda’s husband drives their tricycle vehicle in the neighborhood as a transport business and she farms and sells vegetables. With a loan from World Vision Linda will be able to purchase the items necessary to help her vegetable farm produce a greater yield during the harvest season. With the boost in her vegetable sales, Linda hopes to be able to reinvest in her business to continue the profit cycle. Her eventual goal is to buy a water buffalo in order to better irrigate her farm and further expand her farming business. The additional income Linda will be able to bring in from her increased vegetable sales will be for her children's educational expenses, as well as providing for her family’s daily consumption. This will help improve their standard of living and give them home for a brighter future.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Adriana
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Adriana is from Philippines. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $250 to purchase supplies.
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    Adriana Liba lives with her husband in Brgy. Manaol, Hilongos, Leyte where she works as a rice farmer. Her husband also has a tailoring business, but they are not able to make very much money. She is asking for funding from World Vision to purchase needed supplies and fertilizer so that she can increase her profits. Adriana and her husband have 3 grown children that they still help support. All of their income goes towards providing for their daily needs. The extra income would help them to improve their living conditions and also allow them to save some for when they can no longer work. Their goals include enlarging the rice farm and investing some into the tailoring business to make it more profitable.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $250
  • Mao
    They gave
    $50
    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
  • Sopheab
    They gave
    $25
    This loan is fully funded
    Sopheab is from Cambodia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $300 to purchase fertilizer and potatoes.
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    Sopheab is a rice farmer. As a second source of income, she also buys and resells potatoes in the local village. She is having difficulty sustaining her businesses because her operating costs are high. She wants to invest in and improve her businesses to make them more profitable, so she can provide a better life for her family. Sopheab is requesting a loan from World Vision to cover the costs of fertilizer, plowing and harvesting. She also wants to purchase larger quantities of potatoes. With the additional income she will earn from these improvements, Sopheab plans to reinvest in both of her businesses and to begin selling her surplus rice in the village. She wants to create a savings for future business expansion. Sopheab has two children.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $300
  • Ovsanna
    They gave
    $75
    This loan is fully funded
    Ovsanna is from Armenia. She has 2 children. She needs a loan of $800 to purchase livestock feed and beehives.
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    Ovsanna makes a living in the agricultural community of Sisian, Armenia. She helps to support her family by keeping livestock, birds, and beehives. Ovsanna wants to expand her business to make it more profitable and sustainable, so she can improve living conditions for her family. A loan from World Vision will allow Ovsanna to purchase more beehives and feed for the livestock. The additional income she will earn from this improvement will help her provide her family’s daily necessities. She will also be able to reinvest in her business to help ensure a more sustainable financial future. The improvements in her farm will help to promote the agricultural development of her community. Ovsanna lives with her husband, two children, her mother-in-law and father-in-law.
    100% repaid to date
    Loan needed: $800

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