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A loan of $150 helped to buy more items to sell such as canned goods, spices and toiletries.


Melarda's story

Melarda is a 38-year-old married woman with four children who are 3, 8, 11 and 12 years old. Her husband is a fisherman.

Melarda owns and manages a sari-sari store business in Trinidad, Bohol. She sells various items like canned goods, instant noodles, and toiletries. Melarda earns 3,500 PHP per month with her business. She has applied for a loan to buy more items to sell such as canned goods, spices and toiletries. Melarda hopes for her business to grow and for her family's standard of living to improve.



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