A loan of $1,225 helped to buy more plastic, empty bottles and iron to resell to the traders.


Merlina's story

Merlina lives with her family in the village of Victoria. She is 50 years old and is married with two children.

To make a living, Merlina is engaged in a junk shop business. She usually buys and sells empty bottles, metal, iron and plastic. She has been in this business for twenty years and earns a maximum of PHP 2,000 a day.

In this business, Merlina needs additional capital. Therefore, she is asking for a loan in the amount of PHP 50,000 to buy more plastic, empty bottles and iron to resell to the traders.

In this way, she will improve their standard of living and save some money for emergency purposes.



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