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General StoreEl SalvadorMaría never went to school. She is married and lives with her husband and three children. Her husband works in agriculture and her second child studies and helps his father...Read their story >
General StorePhilippinesLigaya is a hardworking woman entrepreneur with two children.
She has a general store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 11000 loan through NWTF to purchase ...Read their story >
PigsPhilippinesGeraldine is 43 years old, married, and has three children, who are all in school.
Geraldine is in the agricultural business, raising pigs in the Philippines. Sh...Read their story >
General StorePhilippinesFelipe is 57 years old, married, and has six adult children. He is from Calamba, Misamis Occidental.
He owns a convenience store that augments their monthly inc...Read their story >
Personal Products SalesColombiaÁngela is 40 years old, and resides with her spouse and children in the city of Barranquilla. This entrepreneurial woman found a business opportunity in natural product sal...Read their story >
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