A loan of $300 helped to buy more fruit and vegetables to sell.


Amelia's story

At 52 years old, Amelia is already a widow. She has four children who are all married. At present she is living at Barangay Alinam, Cauayan City, Isabela, together with her daughter and grandchildren.

Amelia has been engaged in fruit and vegetable vending in their small village for almost twenty-eight years. Her weekly net income is Php 2,000 which she utilizes for their daily needs, especially for their daily food.

Wanting to buy additional vegetables and fruit for her vending business Amelia wants to apply for a loan of Php 14,000 from Kiva lenders for the additional requirements of her business. She wants to support her family in their daily needs, especially the financial aspect, so that they will have better living conditions.



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