A loan of $1,050 helped to buy items like biscuits, soft drinks, snacks, coffee, sugar, cigarettes and shampoo, as well as two sacks of second-hand clothes.


Merpati S's story

Merpati is a 41-year-old widow. She is blessed with five children: Inkun, 19, a college student; Christianus, 18, graduated from senior high school; Christantri, 12, is attending the first grade of junior high school; Christologos, 9, is attending the fifth class of elementary school; and Christian, 5, is not attending school yet.

Merpati runs a second-hand clothing business. She has been operating the business since 2009. Merpati rents a small stall at a local market to display her products. The business begins at 8 am and ends at 4 pm each day. Merpati wants to expand the business. She sees opportunity to generate more income by opening a kiosk. To do so, she is requesting loan from TLM amounting to IDR 10,000,000. She would like to use the loan to buy items like biscuits, soft drinks, snacks, coffee, sugar, cigarettes and shampoo, as well as two sacks of second-hand clothes.



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