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Elizabeth is 53 years old and lives in Ubay, Labason, Zamboanga del Norte. She is married and has two children.

To earn a living, Elizabeth has a business selling a variety of foods, for snacks. She earns about 5,000 PHP each month, doing this work. Elizabeth has requested a loan for additional capital. She has been a member of PMPC for three years. In the future, Elizabeth would like to improve her business.

Additional Information

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.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 1405
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $59,122,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 42.3
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Elizabeth to buy more food to cook and sell, with the additional capital provided by the loan.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 30, 2013
May 31, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2013