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A loan of $450 helped to buy pig feeds, seeds, and fertilizers.

Ritchel's story

Ritchel D. is 30 years old and married. She and her family live in the town of Surallah, South Cotabato. She is a farmer and primarily grows rice to sell to rice traders. Ritchel also raises pigs and sells them at the market and runs a sari-sari store where she sells items like coffee and chips. Ritchel earns approximately 10,000 PHP per month from her businesses. She plans to use her loan to buy pig feeds, seeds, and fertilizers. In the future, she hopes her children are successful.

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