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Total loan: $250

Maricel

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Concepcion, Iloilo, Western Visayas, Philippines / Food

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


Maricel's story

Maricel is from Concepcion, Iloilo. She is 40 years old, married, and has two dependents. To earn an income, she and her husband do fishing. They have been in this livelihood for many years.

Now, Maricel asks for a loan of 40,000 PHP through Kiva’s field partner CEV (a microfinance NGO) in the Philippines. She will use this loan to buy plywood, boat glue, nails, and other materials that will be used to repair their fishing boat.

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