A loan of $250 helped to purchase farm chemicals.


Ely's story

Ely is a widow with 5 children. She is 54 years old and lives in Dapacan Alto, Calamba, Misamis Occidental, Philippines. Ely owns and operates a plot of farmland, planting bananas and root crops to earn a living. She has been in this business for 8 years and earns PHP 6,000 each month. She requested a loan of PHP 10,000 to purchase farm chemicals. Ely has been a member of Kiva's partner, GDMPC, since 2008. In the future, Ely's plan is to save her returns in order to buy a house.



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