A loan of $125 helped to purchase additional seeds, seedlings & young crops to raise.

Lyn's story

Lyn S. is from the city of Oroquieta, Misamis Occidental. She is 25 years old, is married and has 2 infant-aged children. To make a living, Lyn owns & operates a vegetable business; her main source of income comes from planting & harvesting vegetables for sale. Lyn has been engaged in her business for over 2 years and earns approximately 6000 PHP a month for these activities.

In 2009, Lyn joined PMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and run her business. Lyn is requesting a loan of 5000 PHP, which will be used to purchase additional seeds, seedlings & young crops to raise. This loan will be the 1st loan taken out by Lyn from PMPC. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve the general living conditions of her family.

About PMPC:

Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC is one of the most progressive cooperatives in northwestern Mindanao. It reaches out to the rural poor using the Grameen model.

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