A loan of $375 helped additional capital for her retail store.


Marilou's story

Marilou is already 37 years old. She is married to Victor who works as a soldier. They have three loving children, namely, Mark Anthony, 18 years of age, college level; then Karen Joy, 15 years of age, a fourth year high school student; and Kevin Mark, 9 years of age, a grade 3 student. The family is presently residing at Alinam, Cauayan City, Isabela. Their house is located near Alinam Elementary School.

Marilou has been engaged in retail vending for almost two years; her weekly net income is Php 1,000. She desires to a apply for the loan amount of Php17,000 for additional working capital and for business expansion.She wants to buy additional commodities for her store to acquire more customers. She hopes that KIVA lenders will grant her loan request.



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