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Total loan: $1,050

Irene

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Concepcion, Iloilo, Western Visayas, Philippines / Food

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A loan helped to buy a fishing net and a new engine for their fishing boat.


Irene's story

Irene is a resident of Concepcion, Iloilo. She is 30 years old, married and has two dependents. To earn an income, she and her husband fish. They have been in this livelihood for many years.

Irene is seeking a loan of PHP 50,000 through Kiva’s field partner, CEVI, a microfinance NGO in the Philippines. She will use this loan to buy a fishing net and a new engine for their fishing boat.

Irene aspires to improve this livelihood in the future for her children’s education.