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Total loan: $550
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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.



Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: February 1, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Community Economic Ventures, Inc. (CEVI), a partner of VisionFund International

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Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: February 1, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Community Economic Ventures, Inc. (CEVI), a partner of VisionFund International