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Total loan: $600
Talibon, Bohol, Central Visayas, Philippines / Retail
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Elsa's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped to buy rice, corn, soft drinks and snack foods for her store.
Elsa is engaged in a sari-sari store (convenience store) business in the community of Talibon, Bohol. She is 51 years old and has one adult son. While her husband is working as a driver, she is busy attending to her customers in her store. Elsa would like to expand her inventory by adding more merchandise to her store. She is asking for a loan to buy rice, corn, soft drinks and snack foods. Elsa's loan will make a big difference in her business and will make it more attractive to her customers. Her increased income will provide food for her family and also pay for her electricity.