A loan of $750 helped to buy additional stocks of soft drinks, breads, candies, beverages, soaps and shampoos to sell in her variety store.


Brigida's story

Brigida believes that, "Patience and hard work" are the only weapon to fight poverty. She is a mother who is now 61 years old and has four adult children. She owns and manages a variety store in their village while her husband manages their farm land. She has been in this business for almost 10 years earning profits of P9,000 a month which she usually spends on the education of her children and to cover their basic necessities.

They endure hardships and difficulties for they want their children to finish their studies and earn their degree. As a fruit of their patience and hard work, most of their children become professionals and have a good job. They mentioned that this is their big accomplishment in life.

At present, Brigida aims to continue and improve the business to have a stable source of income. She is asking for additional capital of P32,000 to buy additional stocks of soft drinks, breads, candies, beverages, soaps and shampoos to sell in her variety store. She believes that this loan will help her to improve the business as she continue to work hard.



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