A loan of $300 helped to purchase side car for the motorcycle for hire.


Griva's story

Griva E. is from the city of Dapitan. She is 55 years old. Griva is married and has 5 adult-aged children. To make a living, Griva owns and operates a business that provides motorcycle-for-hire services to local community members. Griva is just starting this business.

In 2006, Griva joined PMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and ability to engage in business activities. Griva has successfully repaid a previous loan of 14,500 PHP from PMPC. Griva is requesting a new loan of 14,000 PHP which will be used to purchase a cab to attach to her motorcycle to improve the business. This loan will be the 6th loan taken out by Griva 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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