A loan of $150 helped to purchase stocks for her general store such as shampoo, toothpaste, soap and other consumable products.


Nelia's story

Nelia is 58 years old and lives in Pulot, Ozamiz City, in the Philippines. She is married with two adult children and has been operating a general store for almost six years. She earns approximately 2000 Philippines pesos (PHP) every month and has requested a loan to buy stocks for her general store such as shampoo, toothpaste, soap and other consumable products.

Nelia has been a member of PMPC for almost five years. She hopes to expand her business into a neighboring town after three years.



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: February 15, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC)

Lenders and lending teams



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: February 15, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC)