A loan of $1,200 helped to buy more items like snack foods and soap for her general store.


Elvie's story

Elvie is 40 years old and married with three children. She works hard to provide for her family and runs a general store in the Philippines.

Elvie has been in this business for 15 years and has previously received funds through Kiva. This time she has requested a 50,000 Philippine pesos (PHP) loan through NWTF to buy more items for her store, like snack foods, soap, and other miscellaneous items.

Elvie aspires to save enough money to expand her business.



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