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A loan of $300 helped to purchase more pigs to raise.


Merlinda's story

Merlinda Torrejos is a pig grower. She is 40 years old, married, and has four children. She was a Brgy. treasurer before. Now, she raises pigs to earn a living for her family. Aside from pigs, she also sells coconut wine. Coconut wine, "Tuba" as it fondly called, is very popular in the Philippines.


Merlinda would like to have a loan of Php 14,000 from CEVI. She has been a client for a long time already and she wishes to grow her business by obtaining another loan.


CEVI helps her sustain her business. Merlinda receives not just loans from CEVI, but also receives training and insurance coverage to grow her business.



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