A loan of $250 helped for house completion.


Roselyn's story

Roselyn B. is from the village of Medallo, Sapang Dalaga. She is 35 years old, married, and has three school-aged children. To make a living, Roselyn grows assorted crops and sells them in the local community. Roselyn has been engaged in this business for over 12 years and earns approximately 3,000 PHP a month.

In 2004, Roselyn joined PMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation. Roselyn has successfully repaid her previous loan of 12,000 PHP. This previous loan was used as additional capital for her business. Roselyn is requesting a new loan of 10,500 PHP which she will use to complete the construction of her house. This loan is Roselyn's ninth loan 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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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: July 29, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC)

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: July 29, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC)