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Total loan: $175

Mercidita

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Alegria, Cebu, Central Visayas, Philippines / Retail

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A loan helped to buy soft drinks, chips, canned goods, noodles, toiletries, and seasonings.


Mercidita's story

Forty-nine-year-old Mercidita is a resident of Alegria, Cebu. She is married and has two children, ages 11 and 14.

Mercidita has a sari-sari (variety store) where she sells basic household needs like noodles, canned goods, soft drinks, seasonings, toiletries, and rice. This business has existed for 15 years now.

She is asking for a loan to buy soft drinks, chips, canned goods, noodles, toiletries, and seasonings. Mercidita hopes that with additional capital, she can continue making a better profit out of her business.

In the future, she hopes to expand her business and aims to increase her business profits so that she can finance the school fees of her children for higher education.