Update on ErlindaErlinda, a 46 years old living in Pangabuan, Tangub City with her three children. She manages her owned farm planting and harvesting different types of crops. Erlinda sells her products in the fruit markets. The income from her farm allows Erlinda to meet her big family's needs.
She decided to enlarge her fruit garden and to establish a new banana farm in her plot of land. For this purpose, she asks from GDMPC micro credit a loan of 30,000.00 PHP. This deal will help Erlinda to have a new banana farm and after few years, she hopes to receive a good harvest from her farm
Previous Loan DetailsFrom Pangabuan, Tangub City, Erlinda is a 45-year-old widow with three children who help her in growing bananas. In business for five years, she earns PHP 10,000 a month.
This year, Erlinda joined GDMPC and is now requesting a loan of PHP 40,000 to purchase fertilizer and pay for weeding c... More from Erlinda's previous loan »
About GDMPCGata 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.
Concurrent and Successive Loans
Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.
This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid
- Repayment Term
- 8 months (Additional Information)
- Repayment Schedule
- Jun 4, 2013
- Jun 23, 2013
- Currency Exchange Loss:
- Jan 17, 2014
Photo from previous loan
Kiva allows our Field Partners to re-use the same photo for individual borrowers that have been posted on Kiva's website once before in a 24 month period, and we allow them to re-use group photos for up to 24 months, provided that 80% of the current group's membership is represented.
Taking, collecting, and uploading photos of borrowers is one of the most challenging elements of using Kiva for our Field Partners. In order to make Kiva easier for Field Partners to use, we have allowed them to post successive and concurrent loans without taking a new photo of the borrower if the criteria above are met.