A loan of $500 helped to purchase grocery items to sell in her retail store.


Magdalena's story

Magdalena, 48 years of age, is married and has five children. She has operated her retail store in their village for almost 15 years, and she earns approximately 8,000 PHP a month. She has requested a loan from Kiva lenders of 20,000 PHP to purchase grocery items to sell in her store. Magdalena is determined and patient to improve her business to supplement the needs of her family. Her profit will be used as additional working capital for her business.



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