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A loan of $150 helped to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the rice field.

Virginia's story

Virginia, age 48, is a rice farmer. She and her husband have been engaged in this business for more than 18 years. They have nine children and live in San Jose, Talibon.

Virginia is asking for a loan in order to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the rice farm. With the loan funds, they will be able to produce a good harvest from the field.

In the future, Virginia hopes of expanding their business and continue to support the education of their children.

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