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Total loan: $150


Estancia, Iloilo, Western Visayas, Philippines / Housing

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

Mercy's story

Mercy works hard to support three children. She is married and has a general store business in the Philippines.

Mercy requested a 7,000 PHP loan through NWTF to build a sanitary toilet for her family.

Mercy is aware that by using the sanitary toilet, she is reducing health risks and hazards to her family and neighbors as well as promoting environment protection.