Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Dolor
Dolor, who is 29 years old, is a resident of Manila, Philippines. She is married to Crisanto, a station loader, and a father to her children. Together with her husband, she manages their household while operating the business. At this time, she is working hard to continually provide income for her everyday expenses.

Dolor operates a meat stall. She buys meat from suppliers who deliver the meat to respective market stalls. Her products are pork and chicken. Many patrons prefer her products since they are assured of its freshness and cleanliness. Her regular customers are her neighbors and the local community. She earns a minimum of 1,000 PHP in sales every day.

To help her continue funding the operations of her business, she is requesting a 30,000 PHP loan. She will be utilizing the loan to buy additional supplies of pork and chicken meat needed in her business. She expects a boost in her business income as she expands her business.

Dolor hopes that her business will continue to be successful, just as she fervently hopes that her children will be able to finish their studies and graduate one day. She faithfully meets up with her co-fellowship members to share stories of her work every week, where she also draws strength and inspiration from the Word of God she studies.

* All CCT community partners / clients are organized into fellowship groups that meet on a weekly basis. A fellowship group is composed of 15 to 30 community partners. The fellowship groups gather each week to study the Word of God, build social capital, and pay micro-finance loans.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

On Friday November 8, 2013, Super Typhoon Haiyan made its way through Southeast Asia, causing substantial damage to homes and businesses in areas of the Philippines. Given the state of devastation following this storm, borrowers living and working in these areas may have difficulty making repayments on their loans, thus making their Kiva loans higher risk. More information >>

About the Center for Community Transformation

The Center for Community Transformation (CCT) is dedicated to the development of communities and lives via spiritual transformation and access to financial services. CCT offers loan products to address the needs of micro-entrepreneurs in the Philippines. The organization’s loan products include small business, education, and housing loans. CCT utilizes a community-based approach to provide a variety of non-financial services that include training and development programs, clinics, disaster relief operations, a low-cost medicine program, and social service programs. CCT offers a unique “Pavement Dweller” program designed to provide food, housing, and job training. CCT also provides education support services to the poorest groups in the Philippines. Find more information about CCT on their website or join their lending team.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 1310
    View loans »
    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $57,949,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.4
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Dolor to purchase additional supplies of pork and chicken.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Sep 14, 2012
Listed
Oct 13, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Apr 17, 2013