Total loan: $750


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Concepcion, Iloilo, Western Visayas, Philippines / Food

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

Lina's story

Lina is from Concepcion, Iloilo. She is 56 years old, married, and has two children. To earn an income, she and her husband work in fishing. They have been in this livelihood for many years.

Now, Lina is asking for a loan of 35,000 PHP through Kiva’s field partner, CEVI (a microfinance NGO) in the Philippines. She will use this loan to buy fishing net and engine for their fishing boat.

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