Total loan: $950


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Concepcion, Iloilo, Western Visayas, Philippines / Food

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A loan helped to buy plywood, paint and new engine to repair their fishing boat; other part will be used to buy fishing net.

Susan's story

Susan lives a simple a life with her family in a town in Concepcion, Iloilo. She and her husband earn a living through fishing. They have been in this livelihood for 11 years. They have two children, ages 11 and 8 years old.

She is requesting for a loan through Kiva’s field partner CEVI (A Microfinance NGO) in the Philippine to buy plywood, paint, and new engine to repair the family's fishing boat. She will also buy fishing net.

That way, she and her husband will be able to improve their catch and improve their earnings for a better means of living.