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Total loan: $200

Meralona

Concepcion, Iloilo, Western Visayas, Philippines / Food

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A loan helped to buy materials like plywood, paint, boat glue and nails that will be used to repair their fishing boat.


Meralona's story

Meralona and her husband are engaged in fishing to earn a living. They have been in this livelihood for many years. This couple has two dependents to support.

She now asks for a loan through Kiva’s field partner CEV, (A Microfinance NGO) in the Philippines to help them to buy materials like plywood, paint, boat glue and nails that will be used to repair their fishing boat.

This loan will be a great help for them in their fishing activity, making them improve their catch.



Meralona aims to augment their livelihood and become productive.