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Total loan: $225

Bartolome

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Inopacan, Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines / Food

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A loan helped for additional capital to buy beer, coconut wine and rice to retail.


Bartolome's story

Bartolome is a resident of Inopacan, Leyte. He is 62 years old and has two dependents. He runs a retailing business to earn an income for his family and has been in this livelihood for many years.

Now, he asks for a loan of PHP 10,000 through Kiva’s field partner, CEVI (a microfinance NGO) in the Philippines. He will use this loan for additional capital to buy beer, coconut wine and rice to retail. Bartolome dreams to improve his business in the future and become successful.