A loan of $575 helped additional capital to increase inventory.


Julieta's story

Julieta S. is from the village of Ramon Magsaysay, Sindangan, Zamboanga del Norte. She is 41 years old and single. To make a living, Julieta has a general store, which she has been engaged in for seven years, and earns approximately 7,000 PHP a month. Julieta joined PMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and ability to engage in business activities. She is requesting a loan of 25,000 PHP which will be used to purchase additional inventory and working capital. This loan will be the first loan taken out by Julieta from PMPC. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve and expand her business.

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. *Note: To maximize efficiency and reduce costs, this loan was posted using a template to automate the translation by Kiva. Given that manual translation of entrepreneur profiles is costly, Kiva created this template for our Field Partner to allow them to continue to post loans in English while providing quality and accurate information to Kiva lenders.



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