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Aida is 53 years old and lives in Colupan Alto, Sinacaban, Philippines. She is married with 6 children.

To earn a living, Aida has a business selling suman in the community. She earns about 3,000 PHP each month doing this type of work. Aida has requested a loan to buy additional ingredients for her suman business.

Aida has been a member of PMPC for 9 years. In the future, Aida would like to expand 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
  • 756
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,325,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 44.3
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD
Paying Back

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $1,150 helped Aida to buy additional ingredients for her suman business.
81% repaid
Repayment Term
25 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 8, 2014
Apr 21, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss: