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Total loan: $475

Marcelita

Baybay, Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines / Food

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A loan helped to buy more fish.


Marcelita's story

Marcelita lives in a simple dwelling in Baybay, Leyte. She has two adult children. She makes a living buying and selling fresh fish. She has been in this livelihood for more than 20 years.

Now, she asks for a loan through Kiva’s field partner CEV (a microfinance NGO) in the Philippines. She will use this loan for additional capital to buy more fish.

Marcelita aspires to augment her livelihood in the future and become more productive.