A loan of $900 helps Salvador to invest in a bulk purchase of raw materials, including wood and varnish.Read their story »
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- Guatemala | Arts | CraftsFunding via Novica36% funded
- El Salvador | Arts | Weaving
A loan of $450 helps Filomena to buy various colors of thread to make hammocks.Read their story »Funding via CrediCampo0% funded
- Kenya | Food | Food
A loan of $200 helps Binti to purchase seven sacks of cashew nuts.Read their story »Funding via Yehu Microfinance Trust12% funded
- Kenya | Food | Cereals
A loan of $800 helps Grace to buy cereals.Read their story »Funding via Juhudi Kilimo0% funded
- Cambodia | Agriculture | Cattle
A loan of $1,000 helps Than to buy a cow to raise.Read their story »Funding via Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL), a partner of Save the Children0% funded
- Ecuador | Agriculture | Pigs
A loan of $1,100 helps Lady Gissela to build a pig pen.Read their story »Funding via VisionFund Ecuador6% funded
- Honduras | Clothing | Used Clothing
A loan of $250 helps Francisco to buy clothes to sell such as blouses, pants, tee shirts, dresses, and children's clothes.Read their story »Funding via Organizacion de Desarrollo Empresarial Femenino (ODEF)0% funded
- Armenia | Agriculture | Farming
A loan of $3,000 helps Svetlana to purchase fertilizer, medicine, fodder, 4 steers and to pay for agricultural machinery and credit liabilities.Read their story »Funding via SEF International0% funded
- Lebanon | Food | Food Production/Sales
A loan of $1,000 helps Fatima to renovate her workplace to make it a healthier place.Read their story »Funding via Al Majmoua Lebanese Association for Development22% funded
- Uganda | Retail | Retail
A loan of $450 helps Johnson to buy general merchandise such as soap, cooking oil and sugar to sell.Read their story »Funding via HOFOKAM Ltd., a partner of Catholic Relief Services0% funded
- Mali | Agriculture | Cattle
A portion of Kotognogotala Group's $4,250 loan helps a member to fatten cattle for resale.Read their story »Funding via Réseau de Micro-institutions de Croissance de Revenus (RMCR)2% funded
- India | Retail | General Store
A portion of Thoibi Leima Group's $1,500 loan helps a member to buy more items like pan, sweets, shampoo, biscuits, recharge coupons and other necessary items for her pa...Read their story »Funding via WSDS-Initiate20% funded
- Egypt | Agriculture | Agriculture
A loan of $650 helps Ayman to buy a head of cattle.Read their story »Funding via Together Association for Development and Environment15% funded
- Bolivia | Retail | Shoe Sales
A loan of $875 helps Manuela to buy shoes in bulk and stock up her business and not lose sales.Read their story »Funding via Emprender25% funded
- Cambodia | Agriculture | Farming
A portion of Khlam's Group's $1,025 loan helps a member to buy more fertilizer and to pay a land fee to support his farming business.Read their story »Funding via VisionFund Cambodia2% funded
- Bolivia | Construction | Well digging
A loan of $5,000 helps Javier Gonzalo to buy a magnetic particle inspection machine for his work.Read their story »Funding via CIDRE40% funded
- El Salvador | Agriculture | Poultry
A loan of $1,600 helps Ana Isabel to buy wire mesh and posts to enclose her property so she can continue to raise chickens.Read their story »Funding via PADECOMSM10% funded
- Peru | Food | Fruits & Vegetables
A loan of $575 helps Paula to invest in purchasing fruit as well as soda.Read their story »Funding via Edpyme Alternativa43% funded
- Palestine | Services | Computers
A loan of $2,500 helps Adam to expand and equip his computer services shop.Read their story »Funding via ACAD for Finance and Development2% funded
- Philippines | Food | Food Production/Sales
A loan of $275 helps Thelma to purchase additional sacks of peanuts to sell.Read their story »Funding via Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation, Inc. (NWTF)0% funded