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Emma is married with six children. She is 42 years old and lives in Lower Bagong Silang Padian City Zamboanga del Sur Philippines.

Emma is a farmer and raises pigs to earn a living. She has been doing this for 10 years. She requested a loan to buy more feeds and vitamins for her sow.

Emma has been a member of PMPC for 6 years. In the future, she wants to buy more sows to raise.

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
  • 670
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,147,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.8
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Emma to buy feeds for her sow.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 10, 2013
Sep 21, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 23, 2014