A loan of $275 helped to purchase materials for house renovation.


Nora's story

Nora D., from the village of Gulayon, is 39 years old, married and has seven children, five of whom are students while the other two are yet too young to attend school. To make a living, Nora makes and sells food, her main source of income coming from making and selling cassava cake in the local community. Engaged in her business for over five years, she earns approximately 4,500 Philippine pesos a month.

In 2005, Nora joined PMPC, a Kiva partner, to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and ability to engage in business activities. Having repaid her previous loan of 7,000 PHP from PMPC, she is requesting her ninth loan for 12,000 PHP to purchase materials for house renovation.



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