725 USD financed in December 2017
Esther is a 28-year-old single mother to an infant and she makes a living selling hamburgers in the rural area of Betanzos, Bolivia, which is a popular tourist spot due to the local caves and their cave paintings. Esther and her child live in a rented room and from the same place she also rents a kitchen space which has a door that leads to the street. She uses this as a diner and she sells her burgers with egg and soft drinks from Monday to Friday at night with the rest of her time dedicated to looking after her child. She asks for a 725 USD loan to improve the kitchen space and increase the amount of seating. Her dream is have a fast food restaurant and she wants to increase sales to meet the demand and improve her income in order to support her child.
400 USD financed in December 2017
Fanice is a thirty-three-year-old woman who is happily married and lives with her husband and four kids in Mombasa, Kenya. Fanice is a businesswoman and runs a boutique. She is a hard-working person and well known for opening her boutique very early in the morning and meeting all her customer needs. Fanice is asking for the $400 loan to increase the stock of clothes and shoes which will help her increase the business income. She dreams of expanding her business so she could let her children go to university. This was done thanks to our partnership with MLE Empowering Apparel.
350 USD financed in December 2017
Gosheen is a 22 years old woman who lives with her family in Gujranwala, Pakistan. She has been working as a tailor to provide her family with more income for the last 2 years. The problem Gosheen faces is that her sewing machine does not work anymore and needs to be replaced with a new one. Apart from that, Gosheen would like to get some colored threads, laces and buttons to replenish her inventory. To meet this challenge, she has requested for the $350 loan which is going to provide her with all needed equipment and supplies.
375 USD financed in September 2017
Mercedes Johanna is a young business woman living in Soledad (Atlántico), Colombia. She began her business with her family help before she reached the age of 18. Mercedes sells fast food and lunch on the streets. She will use the loan to replenish the stock. Her ambition is to have a decent place and increase her income to pay for her education.
400 USD financed in September 2017
Naomi is a happily married woman and mother of two who is running her grocery store in Nyeri, Kenya. Since she is a very welcoming and social woman who easily makes friends, Naomi easily gets new customers. She will use the loan to replenish supplies in order to grow her business. This will help her increase the family income and guarantee a quality education for her children.
875 USD financed in September 2017
Mona is a businesswoman from Hashmi, Jordan. She is running her beauty business from home and dreams about opening a salon in the future. This would help her increase her income, support the family and expand her business.