A loan of $125 helped to purchase farm chemicals.

Merlyn's story

Merlyn is married with nine children. She is 50 years old and lives in Gata Daku, Clarin, Misamis Occidental, Philippines. Merlyn owns and operates a plot of farmland, planting bananas to earn a living. She has been in this business for 30 years and earns 4,000 PHP each month.

Merlyn has requested a loan of 5,000 PHP to purchase farm chemicals. She has been a member of Kiva's partner, GDMPC, for a year. In the future, Merlyn's plan is to save her profits in order to buy a car.

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