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Total loan: $475

Mary Joy

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Concepcion, Iloilo, Western Visayas, Philippines / Food

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A loan helped to buy materials like plastic screen, bamboo and nylon (string) that will be used to make a fish trap.


Mary Joy's story

Mary Joy is 45 years old and has one dependent. To earn an income, she and her partner in life do fishing. They have been in this livelihood for many years.

Now she asks for a loan of 22, 000 PHP through Kiva’s field partner, CEV (A Microfinance NGO) in the Philippines. She will use this loan to buy materials like plastic screen, bamboo and nylon (string) that will be used to make a fish trap.

Mary Joy aspires to improve this livelihood in the future for her child’s education.