250 USD financed in June 2018
Rose is a 28 years old married woman and mother of three. She runs a green grocery store and another retail store in Matuu, Kenya. She is requesting for the $250 loan to replenish the stock for both stores. Rose hopes that her business will become profitable so she could use the profit to pay the school fees of her children.
300 USD financed in June 2018
Doreen is a polite, devoted, responsible, and hardworking businesswoman who lives in Bungoma, Kenya. She is 41 years old and works entirely on her farm. Doreen enjoys not only the increased profits but also the independence that comes along with farming. Doreen owns a very healthy dairy cow that she milks, and she sells the milk in a local dairy shop. She has also been growing different varieties of crops such as maize, bananas, and a few vegetables, both for subsistence and for commercial purposes. Although she loves farming, she struggles when it comes to paying for the education requirements of her children. For this reason, she is requesting for the $300 loan to expand her business.
350 USD financed in April 2018
Elham is 58 years old, a Lebanese married woman, and has three married sons. She lives with her husband in a rented house located in Maten. In order to rely on herself and be a productive person, she established her business 15 years ago at home and started working on tailoring. She requested this loan to purchase a new set of fabrics to support her home tailoring business. Besides, she emphasized that behind every successful woman is herself. Elham wants to allocate a small portion to buy home appliances to improve her standard of living.
500 USD financed in April 2018
Katerin Viviana is a 23 years old mother of two. She lives with her two sons, Jonathan,7 years old, and Mateo, 5 years old, in Tulcán, Ecuador. Katerin started her business after the father of her children left the family and she did not have any income to pay for necessities. She has been running the business for three years. She sells quality clothing and genuine cosmetics. Katerin wants a little support in order to move forward with her business. She will use a $500 loan to buy jeans, blouses, deodorants, perfumes, creams, and boys colognes in bulk which she will resell. In the future, Katerin wants to grow her business and achieve a better standard of living for her children.
1 025 USD financed in January 2018
Maria is a 41 years old mother of one living in Yapacaní, Bolivia. She and her family live in a house of their own. The need to cover her baby's expenses motivated her to start the business. Maria dedicates herself to selling clothing for men, women and children. She sells from Monday through Saturday, and her customers are neighbors in the area and people from nearby neighbourhoods. To improve her sales and cover her baby's expenses, Maria needs to buy a larger quantity of merchandise. She wants to improve her sales and her income. With the $1,025 loan, she will buy clothing on a wholesale basis to sell at retail for a better price.
500 USD financed in January 2018
Thari is a 36 year-old married woman and mother of two who lives in Kompong Cham, Cambodia. She sells groceries and beverages. Her husband works as a carpenter. Thari has been running this business for four years. She is requesting for a $500 loan to purchase more groceries, orange juice and other beverages to sell in her store, so she can earn more money to support her family. She wants to expand her current business and send her children to universities in the future.