A loan of $250 helped to purchase 'buri' (native palm), straw and other materials for making baskets.


Yolanda's story

Yolanda is a 43-year-old married woman and a mother of three children from Cortes, Bohol. Her husband operates a mechanic shop in their place. Yolanda has been engaged in a basket weaving business for several years now. This is the source of her income.

She requested a loan to purchase 'buri' (native palm), straw and other materials for making baskets.

In the future, Yolanda has hopes of expanding her business and making it sustainable. Moreover, she wants to save money for the school expenses of her children.



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