A loan of $500 helped to buy soap, rice, sugar, soft drinks, detergent and other groceries for her store.


Lorlina's story

Lorlina is 49 years old. She is a widow and has five children, and she works hard to provide for her family. She has been running a general store in the Philippines and earns additional income from selling balut (a popular duck egg street food). Lorina requested a 20,000 PHP loan through NWTF (Kiva's field partner) to buy items like soap, rice, sugar, soft drinks, detergent and other groceries. She has borrowed and paid 13 loans from NWTF before this loan. Lorlina aspires to build and expand her business to secure the future of her family.



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