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Angelina
This is Angelina, 59, resident of Bacoor, Cavite, Philippines. She is married to Iñigo, a security guard, and is a mother to their children. She, together with her husband, manages their household while operating the business. At this time, she is working hard to continually provide income for their everyday expenses.

Angelina operates a house rental business. It is rented on a monthly basis. She also sells congee, a type of rice porridge, for additional income. She earns a minimum of 25,000 PHP in sales every month.

To help her continue operating her business, she is requesting a PHP 40,000 loan. She will be utilizing the loan for the repair and maintenance of her rooms for rent.

Angelina dreams of expanding her business and hopes to be freed from poverty. She meets up with her co-fellowship* members to share stories of her work every week and to draw strength and inspiration from the Word of God she studies.

* All CCT community partners / clients are organized into fellowship groups that meet on a weekly basis. A fellowship group is composed of 15 to 30 community partners. The fellowship groups gather each week to study the Word of God, build social capital, and repay Micro Finance loans.

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More information about this loan

On Friday November 8, 2013, Super Typhoon Haiyan made its way through Southeast Asia, causing substantial damage to homes and businesses in areas of the Philippines. Given the state of devastation following this storm, borrowers living and working in these areas may have difficulty making repayments on their loans, thus making their Kiva loans higher risk. More information >>

About the Center for Community Transformation

The Center for Community Transformation (CCT) is dedicated to the development of communities and lives via spiritual transformation and access to financial services. CCT offers loan products to address the needs of micro-entrepreneurs in the Philippines. The organization’s loan products include small business, education, and housing loans. CCT utilizes a community-based approach to provide a variety of non-financial services that include training and development programs, clinics, disaster relief operations, a low-cost medicine program, and social service programs. CCT offers a unique “Pavement Dweller” program designed to provide food, housing, and job training. CCT also provides education support services to the poorest groups in the Philippines. Find more information about CCT on their website or join their lending team.

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  • $1175
    Average annual income
  • 1315
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $56,474,950
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 44.5
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $900 helped Angelina to pay for the repair and maintenance of her rooms for rent.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 25, 2014
Listed
May 6, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Nov 17, 2014