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Total loan: $200


Brookes Point, Palawan, MIMAROPA, Philippines / Housing

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A loan helped to build a sanitary toilet for her family.

Emelita's story

Emelita works hard to support a child. She is married and has a food vending business in the Philippines.

She requested a loan of 10,000 PHP through NWTF to build a sanitary toilet for her family.

She is aware that by using the sanitary toilet, Emelita is reducing health risks and hazards to her family and neighbors, as well as promoting environmental protection.