A loan of $675 helped to purchase additional inventory, serve as working capital and repair her store.


Norma's story

Norma A. is from the village of Molave Zamboanga del Sur. She is 44 years old and married with two school-aged children. To make a living, Norma runs a general store, earning her income by selling a variety of different products in the local community. Norma has been engaged in her business for over five years and earns approximately 5,000 PHP a month from these activities. In 2009, Norma joined PMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and ability to engage in business activities. Norma is requesting a new loan of 30,000 PHP to purchase additional inventory, to serve as working capital and to repair her store. This will be her fourth loan from PMPC. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to financially support her immediate family.



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