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A loan of $250 helped to purchase additional bananas to resell.


Merlina's story

As a married parent of five children, Merlina works hard to support her family.

She has a business buying and selling bananas in the Philippines, and she earns additional income from buying and selling rice and from farming vegetables. Merlina is borrowing PHP 10,000 through NWTF, to purchase additional bananas to resell.

Merlina has been sustaining her business activities through her past nine loans from NWTF. She hopes that her hard work will help her attain her dream: to save enough to provide a secure future for her family.



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