A loan of $675 helped as additional capital for her duck raising business.

Jesusa's story

Mrs. Jesusa A. is 45 years old. She is from Upper Santo Nino, Mahayag Zamboanga del Sur. She is married with 4 children. She owns a duck raising business to earn daily income and her husband is also a farmer which supports their daily needs. Their farm serves as their main source of income. From her duck raising she approximately earns 3800 PHP a month.

She joined PMPC to gain access for financial support and to engage in other business activities. She successfully repaid her previous loan of 20000 PHP from PMPC. As of now, she has a new loan of 30000 PHP from PMPC and the purpose of that loan is buy a new set of ducklings. It is her 6th cycle of loans from PMPC.

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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