A loan of $575 helped to purchase more grocery items like bread, soft drinks and detergent.


Lydia's story

This time, for her seventh loan cycle, Lydia is borrowing 23,000 Philippine pesos to purchase more grocery products for her general store business.

The souvenir business that she previously funded through the Negro Women for Tomorrow Foundation, a Kiva partner, continues to provide Lydia and her family with income that is improving their standard of living.



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