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Total loan: $525

Gelyn

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Concepcion, Iloilo, Western Visayas, Philippines / Food

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A loan helped to buy fishing net and materials to repair their fishing boat like paint and an engine.


Gelyn's story

Gelyn is from Concepcion, Iloilo. She is 39 years old, married, and has seven children. To earn an income, she and her husband do fishing. They have been in this livelihood for many years.

Now, Gelyn asks for a loan of 25,000 Philippine pesos (PHP) through Kiva’s field partner, CEV (A Microfinance NGO in the Philippines). She will use this loan to buy fishing net and materials to repair their fishing boat like paint and an engine.

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