A loan of $425 helped to purchase additional piglets to raise and to buy feed for them.


Norma's story

Norma is 55 years of age and is widowed. She has seven children. Norma rears pigs in the Philippines and has been doing this for almost five years. She earns PHP 4,000 per piglet. She is asking for a loan of PHP 17,000 to purchase additional piglets to raise and to buy feed for them.

In the future, Norma hopes to improve this business so she can increase her income to support her children's needs. She is thankful that Kiva lenders offer financial assistance for her to strengthen her business. She hopes that she will continuously receive advice in her business to make it more viable and profitable.



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