A loan of $450 helped to buy items to sell in his grocery store.

Abraham's story

Abraham, 48, lives in Dasmarinas, Cavite, Philippines. His wife Judith is a housekeeper and mother to their children. They both work very hard to provide for their family. Abraham earns a living by running a variety store where he sells groceries, toiletries and beverages to people in his neighborhood. His store is next to to his house, and he earns a minimum of PHP 350 in sales every day. He is requesting a loan for PHP 18,000 to buy more items to sell to his customers. He expects the loan to boost his business income. Abraham faithfully meets up with his co-fellowship* members to share stories of his work every week and draw strength and inspiration from his religion.

*All CCT community partner /clients are organized into fellowship groups that meet on a weekly basis. A fellowship group is composed of 15 to 30 community partners who gather to study religion, build social capital and replay microfinance loans.

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