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Joaquina is married with 3 children. She is 50 years old and lives in the Philippines.

Joaquina is a farmer and raises hogs to earn a living. She has been doing this for 10 years. She has requested a loan to buy piglets for her piggery.

Joaquina has been a member of PMPC for 6 years. In the future, Joaquina hopes to be a supplier of pigs in the province.

Additional Information

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.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 344
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $70,737,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 42.9
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $300 helped Joaquina to buy piglets for her piggery.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 14, 2011
Nov 8, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2012