A loan of $175 helped to buy farm supplies and to sustain her family.


Mary Emy's story

Rice farming is the main source of living of Mary Emy, 54. She supports two children in her family. Her 1-hectare (2.5-acre) rice field is just enough to provide their basic needs.

Mary Emy joined Community Economic Ventures, Inc. to obtain a loan with a low interest rate to finance her business. She’s requesting 8,000 Php to buy farm necessities and to sustain her family.



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