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Total loan: $375

Jovita

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Ajuy, Iloilo, Western Visayas, Philippines / Food

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A loan helped to buy materials that will be used to repair their fishing boat, like plywood, boat glue, nails and paints.


Jovita's story

Jovita is a resident of Ajuy, Iloilo. She is 57 years old and married. 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 18,000 through Kiva’s field partner, CEVI, a microfinance NGO in the Philippines. She will use this loan to buy materials that will be used to repair their fishing boat, like plywood, boat glue, nails and paints.

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