A loan of $475 helped to pay the labor cost to plant rice and to purchase fertilizers.


Marites's story

Marites is married and a mother of four school-age children. She is 32 years old and lives in Tukuran, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines. Marites is a farmer. She plants rice and harvests palay to earn a living. She sells palay and rice grains in local community. She has been doing this for 14 years. She earns approximately PHP 21,000 quarterly from her farm. She has requested a loan of PHP 20,000.00 to pay the labor costs for rice planting and to purchase fertilizers.

Marites has been a member of GDMPC for two years. In the future, Marites hopes to gain more profit and purchase a rice field.



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