A loan of $550 helped to purchase fresh cassava and dried cassava chips.


Merlinda's story

Merlinda is 35 years old and is a married woman with 2 children, aged 13 and 6. Merlinda's husband works as a Barangay official. Merlinda sells cassava chips for a living. She has had this business for 6 years. Merlinda buys sacks of cassava to dry and cook. She then repacks the cassava chips to sell to her customers. Merlinda earns 20,000 PHP with this business. Merlinda has requested a loan to purchase fresh cassava and dried cassava chips. She hopes for her business to grow bigger.



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