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Total loan: $50


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Valladolid, Negros Occidental, Western Visayas, Philippines / Personal Use

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A loan helped to buy a solar lamp.

Arlene's story

Arlene works hard to support her family. Arlene is married and has a solar lamp business in the Philippines. Arlene is borrowing PHP 2,100 through NWTF in order to buy a solar lamp. She is getting the solar lamp because she wants to have backup light in case of emergency. Arlene is aware that by using the solar lamp,she is saving money, she helping the environment and reducing health and hazard risks to her family.