A loan of $725 helped to buy additional goods to stock her store.


Merlita's story

Merlita is 55 years old and married with four children. She works very hard to help provide for them.

For the past 22 years Merlita has run a sari-sari, or general store. She sells a variety of items such as sugar, soap, shampoo, cooking oil, noodles and canned goods.

Merlita is applying for a 29,500 PHP loan through NWTF to buy additional goods to stock her store. Her ambition is to keep her business growing.



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