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Rohnert Park, CA, USAJoined Apr 2007Loans made: 43
Joseph is 61 years old. He is married with two children.
He has had a transport business through his motorcycle for four years.
Joseph has requested...Read their story >
Funding via VisionFund Kenya
Norma is 41 years old, and went to school as far as the second grade. She lives with her partner, who works in agriculture. She has three daughters who live with her and he...Read their story >
Funding via CrediCampo
Mr Đức is 51 years old and he is married with 2 children.
Đức lives in Hoang Hoa district, a rural town in Thanh Hoa province. He has worked in agriculture farm...Read their story >
Funding via Thanh Hoa Microfinance Institution
Gulbahor, 53, lives in Shahrituz region which is a rural region. She lives there with her husband and children. Gulbahor is a hardworking and kind woman. She brought up her...Read their story >
Funding via Humo
Shahida Parveen is 38 years old and from Gujranwala, Pakistan. She is hardworking mother of three young children. She is working hard to ensure a good life for them. Her hu...Read their story >
Funding via JWS Pakistan
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