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Lucena is 43 years old and lives in San Juan, Panaon, Misamis Occidental. She is married with one child.

Lucena has a sari-sari (variety) store business and earns approximately 2,500 Philippines pesos (PHP) each month doing this type of work. She has requested a loan to pay for additional groceries and consumable goods for her business.

Lucena has been a member of PMPC for nine years. In the future, Lucena hopes to renovate her house.

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
  • 381
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $70,831,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.0
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $825 helped Lucena to pay for additional groceries and consumable goods.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 24, 2012
Mar 22, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2013