A loan of $250 helped to buy additional items for her inventory, like canned goods, rice, snack foods, soap and toiletries.

Merlinda's story

Merlinda is a 53-year-old, married woman, from Ubay, Bohol. Merlinda has run a sari-sari (variety store) business for more than 20 years. She sells various goods and items to the people in her area. This is the source of her income.

Merlinda is asking for a loan to buy additional items to resell, like canned goods, candies, rice, snack foods, soap and toiletries. With this better inventory, she will be able to attract and cater to more buyers in her store, thus augmenting her sales and income.

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