Plaviana is 39 years old, single and lives in Barangay 2,Tangub City in the province of Misamis Occidental. She has a business of buy and sell copra and charcoal and earns approximately 12,500 PHP each month doing this type of work.
Plaviana has a requested a loan amount of 50,000 for additional business capital. Her ambition is to improve her living conditions by using profits from her business.
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.