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Total loan: $975

Esperanza

Tarlac, Central Luzon, Philippines / Food

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A loan helped to purchase more stock of pigs to sell meat in the market.


Esperanza's story

Esperanza is a single mom of one child. She is residing in Tarlac. Her age is 42 and she is a very hardworking mother to provide for their daily expenses, especially for the schooling of her child. She faces many challenges in life as a single mom. She raised her child through her own sacrifices.

Esperanza has been engaged in a meat selling business located in a market. She sells meat and some of her customers are canteen owners in their community.

In addition to this, she is requesting additional capital worth 50,000 PHP to purchase more stock of pigs to sell meat in the market. She has a big dream to expand her business to increase her income to have a brighter future with her child someday.