A loan helped to buy milk tea products.


Mary Ann's story

Mary Ann is 18 years old and has one dependent. She lives in a simple dwelling in Abuyog, Leyte, where she sells milk tea to get an income. She started this business a few months ago. Meanwhile, her partner in life works as a laborer.

Now Mary Ann asks for a loan of PHP 6,000 through Kiva’s field partner CEVI, (A Microfinance NGO) in the Philippines. She will use this loan for additional capital to buy milk tea products.

Through this loan, Mary Ann will probably improve her business and increase her income.


This loan is special because:

It provides training and capital for this borrower.



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