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Margarita is from Sto. Niño, Tukuran, Zamboanga del Sur. She is 40 years old, married, and has three school-aged children.

To make a living, Margarita owns and operates a fruit business, selling a variety of fruits products in the local community. Margarita has been engaged in her business for over 8 years and earns approximately 16,000 PHP a month.

In 2011, Margarita joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and her ability to engage in business activities. Margarita is requesting a loan of 20,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase additional fruit to sell. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve and expand her business.

Additional Information


Gata Daku Multi-Purpose Cooperative (GDMPC) was founded in 1992 by 32 farmer-members to empower people by providing livelihood opportunities and other support services. Today, it has over 15,000 members located in upland, lowland and coastal regions of the Philippines, and offers credit, savings, education, and various social services.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 993
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,411,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.7
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Margarita to purchase additional fruit to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 20, 2011
Dec 22, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2012