A loan of $275 helps to buy feeds and other supplies to raise her livestock.


Ma. Merlita's story

Ma. Merlita is 42 years old and has two children. Ma. Merlita is married and has two children who are in school.

She is in the agricultural business in the Philippines. Ma. Merlita requested a PHP 13000 loan through NWTF to buy feeds and other supplies to raise her livestock.

Ma. Merlita would like to save enough money so she could afford to send her children to college.


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.