A loan of $125 helped to purchase pig feed.


Melba's story

Melba is from Clarin, Misamis Occidental. She is 40 years old, married, and has 8 school-aged and adult children. Melba owns and operates a business raising pigs for sale. She has been engaged in her business for over 5 years and earns approximately 1,700 PHP a month. In 2011, Melba joined GDMPC to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situations and her ability to engage in business activities. Melba is requesting a new loan of 5,000PHP which will be used to purchase pig feed. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve and expand her business.



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: February 6, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Gata Daku Multi-purpose Cooperative (GDMPC)

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: February 6, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Gata Daku Multi-purpose Cooperative (GDMPC)