A loan of $250 helped buy stocks for her store.


Merlinda's story

Merlinda is a 47-year-old widow with four children. With 2 children in school, Merlinda works very hard to provide for them.

Merlinda runs a general store in the Philippines. She has been in this business for 6 years and sells a variety of items such as coffee, milk, sugar, canned goods, soap, etc.. She has requested a PHP 10,000 loan through NWTF to buy additional items to sell in her general store.

In the future Merlinda would like to save enough to build a house for her family.



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