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Ester is married. She is 60 years old, and lives in Clarin, Misamis Occidental. Ester owns and operates a farm, planting and harvesting rice for sale, to earn a living. She's been in this business for five years. Each month, she earns PHP 8,000 doing this type of business. She requested a loan of PHP 10,000 to purchase fertilizer. Recently, Ester joined GDMPC. In the future, Ester wants to make improvements to her house and to improve the general living conditions of her family.

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
  • 1598
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $60,711,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 40.7
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Ester to purchase fertilizer for her rice farm.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 12, 2013
Mar 13, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2013