A loan of $550 helped to purchase ingredients for production of cassava pudding.


Charline's story

Charline T. is a married 32-year-old mother of two children. As an ambitious entrepreneur, Charline would like to receive a loan of 25,000 PHP to support her venture in making sweet delicacies. Her specialty, “cassava pudding” is very popular with loyal customers in her neighborhood and Charline loves making delicious treats for her community to enjoy. A dedicated member of Kiva microfinance partner ASHI since 2006 Charline has been a model member demonstrating regular attendance to weekly meetings and timely loan repayments. Her long term goals are to save for her children’s education, sustain the profitability of her store, and build brand recognition of her store throughout the entire province of Antique. Through hard work and determination, Charline is focused on improving her quality of life with the support of ASHI and Kiva lenders.



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