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A loan of $300 helped to purchase pigz to use in making lechon to sell.

Celerina's story

Celerina is married with four children. Celerina is 47 years old and lives in Dela Paz, Liloy, Zamboanga del Norte.

Celerina sells pig lechon to earn a living and had this business for five years. Each month, she earns 8,000 PHP doing this type of work. She has requested a loan of 12,000 PHP to purchase pigz to cook as lechon to sell. Celerina has been a member of PMPC for two years. In the future, Celerina hopes to expand her business.

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