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Rufa is 34 years old and lives in San Vicente Bajo, Oroquieta City. She is married with four children. Rufa has a clothing business and earns approximately PHP 6,000 each month. She has requested a loan of 7,000 PHP to purchase more clothes to sell. Rufa has been a member of PMPC for eight years.

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About Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative

Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC) was founded in 1992 by the beneficiaries, parents and staff of the Paglaum Community Development Foundation to address economic and livelihood activities for sustainability. The organization operates in the northwestern provinces of Mindanao and Visayas.

In the local vernacular, “paglaum” means “hope.” The initial foundation is dedicated to child development through a holistic approach. The goal is to build self-reliance and expand opportunity so the poorest of the poor can help themselves.

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  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 395
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $70,831,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.2
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $175 helped Rufa to purchase more clothes to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 17, 2011
Oct 22, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2012