Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Sofronio Jr.
Sofronio is from the village of Sta. Filomena. He is 48 years old, married, and has four children. Sofronio Jr. owns and operates a coffee farm. He has been engaged in this business for over three years and earns approximately 5,000 Philippine pesos (PHP) a month. He has requested a loan of 30,000 PHP to purchase fertilizers for his coffee farm.

Additional Information

About Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative

Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC) was founded in 1992 by the beneficiaries, parents and staff of the Paglaum Community Development Foundation to address economic and livelihood activities for sustainability. The organization operates in the northwestern provinces of Mindanao and Visayas.

In the local vernacular, “paglaum” means “hope.” The initial foundation is dedicated to child development through a holistic approach. The goal is to build self-reliance and expand opportunity so the poorest of the poor can help themselves.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 1509
    View loans »
    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $59,164,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.4
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Sofronio Jr. to purchase fertilizers for his coffee farm.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 15, 2011
Oct 21, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 15, 2012