Total loan: $375


Banga, Aklan, Western Visayas, Philippines / Retail

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A loan helped to buy more groceries to sell in her store.

Espelita's story

Espelita is 44 years old and married with five children. She works hard to provide for her family, running a general store in the Philippines. Espelita has requested a 17,000 Philippines pesos (PHP) loan through NWTF to buy more groceries to sell, such as canned goods, noodles, spices, milk, other drinks and coffee.

Espelita has borrowed and paid back nine loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the general store for 14 years and also earns an income from food vending. She aspires to save enough money so she can afford to send her children to college.