A loan of $225 helps to buy sacks of rice to sell for her business.


Maribel's story

As a married parent of two children, Maribel works hard to support her family. She has a rice-retailing business in the Philippines and also earns income from fishing.

She is borrowing 10,000 PHP through NWTF to buy sacks of rice to sell. She has been sustaining her business activities through her past four loans from NWTF.

She hopes that her hard work will help her attain her dream: to save money to expand her business.


This loan is special because:

It helps this borrower grow their business.

Mark McDonagh, Kiva staff

Mark McDonagh
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.