A loan of $150 helped to purchase fishing equipment including nets.


Arlene's story

Arlene T. is from the town of Trinidad. She is 39 years old. Arlene is married and has six school-aged children. To make a living, Arlene owns & operates a business gathering and selling seaweed at the market. Arlene joined CEVI to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and ability to engage in business activities. Arlene has successfully repaid a previous loan from CEVI. Arlene is requesting a new loan of 6,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase fishing equipment including nets. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve her business.



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