A loan of $225 helped to purchase fertilizers such as manure.


Anicita's story

Anicita V. is from the village of Nailon, Tudela Mis. Occ.. She is 54 years old. Anicita is married and has six grown-up children. To make a living, Anicita plants and harvests rice for sale. Anicita has been engaged in her business for over 20 years and earns approximately 5000 PHP a month for these activities.

In 2007, Anicita joined PMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and ability to engage in business activities. Anicita has successfully repaid a previous loan of 2007 PHP from PMPC. This previous loan was used to to purchase fertilizers such as manure. Anicita is requesting a new loan of 10000 PHP which will be used to purchase fertilizers such as manure. This loan will be the 4th loan taken out by Anicita from PMPC. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to supplement her family's income.

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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