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Celestina is 49 years old and is from Calaran, Calamba. She is married and blessed with 3 children. Celestina is working as chief baker to help the family to earn for a living. She has been in this business for 5 years and earns about 10,000 Philippine Pesos (PHP) per month. In 2012, Celestina joined GDMPC. She requested a loan in the amount of 20,000 PHP to purchase new baking equipment & tools to expand the business. Celestina plans to invest the income generated from her loan in the studies of her children.

Additional Information


Gata Daku Multi-Purpose Cooperative (GDMPC) was founded in 1992 by 32 farmer-members to empower people by providing livelihood opportunities and other support services. Today, it has over 15,000 members located in upland, lowland and coastal regions of the Philippines, and offers credit, savings, education, and various social services.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 359
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $66,132,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 40.9
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Celestina to purchase new baking equipment & tools to expand the business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 8, 2013
Jan 10, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 17, 2014