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Total loan: $1,000

Emelia

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Sindangan - Sindangan, Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga Peninsula, Philippines / Agriculture

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A loan helped Emelia to purchase seeds and fertilizer.


Emelia's story

Emelia enjoys her farming activities in Sindangan. At the age of 59, and married with two children to feed, she labors a lot to provide for their daily needs and for the education of her children.

As a farmer, she earns an average income of 6,000 PHP per harvest. Emelia started her membership with PMPC in 2009 and has taken several loans already. For this growing season, she wants to take out a loan to purchase seeds and farm fertilizers. The profits she earns in her business will be used to invest in a sari-sari store for additional income, and to pay the tuition fees for her children.