A loan of $300 helped additional capital for her manufacturing business.


Clarita's story

Clarita is 61 years old and married to Jose, her partner in their blacksmith business. They are living in the village of Larion Bajo Tuguegarao. They are blessed with eight children, seven of them have successfully graduated from college and their youngest is still studying. Clarita and her husband have worked together to improve their small business. She hopes that through this, she may provide all the educational needs for her child. In this regard, she wanted to asks for financial assistance from KIVA lenders amounting to PHP13, 000. This will help them produce more blacksmith products for their village. Clarita hopes that they will someday raise their poor living condition.



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