A loan of $275 helped groceries.


Marites's story

Marites started managing her sari-sari (variety) store in 2008. Now with all her efforts to make it bigger, she has been able to better provide for the financial needs of her family. She is 40 years old living in Norala, South Cotabato. Marites plans to use this 12,000 Philippine peso loan from Kiva field partner Community Economic Ventures, Inc. to buy groceries for her store and make it more productive.



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