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A loan of $550 helped to buy fertilizer and seed for his tobacco farm.


Dante's story

Dante is 55 years old. He has been planting and harvesting tobacco in his village for three years. Dante is a widower, which is why he is fully devoted to his business. Dante is requesting a loan of PHP 22,000 to buy fertilizer and seed for his tobacco farm. He hopes to expand his business.



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