A loan of $900 helped for additional capital for her sari-sari store.


Dominica's story

Mrs. Dominica S. is from Molave Zamboanga del Sur. She is 41 years old and married with 2 children. She has operated her sari-sari store for more than 2 years and her husband is an agent of a soda company. Their main source of income comes from the salary of her husband, and also from her own sari-sari store. Their monthly is approximately 25,000 a month.

She joined PMPC to gain access to financial services and to engage in other business activities. She successfully repaid her previous loan of 20,000 taken from PMPC. This previous loan was used for the expansion of her sari-sari store. She has a new loan of 40,000 from PMPC and this loan will be used for additional capital for her business. This is her 8th 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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