A loan of $650 helped to use as additional capital for her business.


Marianita's story

Mrs. Marianita P. is from the town of Calamba, Misamis Occidental. She is 47 years old, is married, and is blessed with three adult children.

Marianita owns and operates a business selling a variety of clothes in the local community. She has been engaged in her business for more than nine years and earns 10,000 PHP net monthly.

Recently, Marianita is obtaining her 10th loan of 30,000 PHP which will be used as additional capital for her business.


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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