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Total loan: $250
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Ma. Elena

Philippines
Panglao, Bohol, Philippines / General Store

A loan of $250 helped to buy more items to sell like soft drinks, noodles, seasonings and canned goods.


Ma. Elena's story

Ma. Elena is a 49-year-old married woman from Panglao, Bohol. She has five children. The oldest child is 22, while the youngest is 4. She raises pigs.

Aside from hog raising, Ma. Elena operates a sari-sari (variety) store. She sells commodities like sugar, condiments, soap, eggs, cooking oil and toiletries. She has been in the sari-sari store business for five years. Her husband is a carpenter.

Ma. Elena requested a loan of 10,000 PHP to buy more items to sell like soft drinks, noodles, seasonings and canned goods.

In the future, Ma. Elena would like to invest in other ventures to support her family, as well as save for the education of her children.



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: February 7, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Community Economic Ventures, Inc. (CEVI), a partner of VisionFund International

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: February 7, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Community Economic Ventures, Inc. (CEVI), a partner of VisionFund International