A loan of $325 helped to buy sacks of feed.


Luz's story

Mrs. Luz P., 43 years old, is married and a resident of San Isidro, Jimenez, Misamis Occidental. She is blessed with four children. Her husband is an ambulance driver of the Municipality of Jimenez. In her desire to help her husband, she ventured into pig raising with a start-up capital of 3,000 Philippine Pesos (about US $62) from Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative. She is a MIGS member (member in good standing) of the co-op and has take out loans several times already. She's thankful that Paglaum Cooperative is always there in times of need.

Now, she is applying for a 14,900 peso loan to buy sacks of feeds and a piglet. She plans to build a cage for her pigs. She aims to repair their house and hopes that she'll be able to send all her children to college.



Loan details

Loan length:

11 months
Disbursed date: April 20, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC)

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Loan details

Loan length:

11 months
Disbursed date: April 20, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC)