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Total loan: $525

Josefina

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Concepcion, Iloilo, Western Visayas, Philippines / Food

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A loan helped to buy materials for fish traps like plastic screen, bamboo nails, and nylon (string).


Josefina's story

Josefina is a resident of Concepcion, Iloilo. She is 51 years old, married and has one dependent. To earn an income, she and her husband do fishing. They have been in this livelihood for many years.

Now she asks for a loan of PHP 25,000 through Kiva’s field partner, CEVI, a microfinance NGO in the Philippines. She will use this loan to buy materials for fish traps like plastic screen, bamboo nails, and nylon (string).

Josefina aspires to improve this livelihood in the future for a better means of living.