A loan of $350 helped to buy more ingredients like glutinous rice, brown sugar and empty coconut shells for her production of calamay.


Vinda's story

Vinda is a 43-year-old married woman from Albur, Bohol. She has 7 children. The oldest child is 23 while the youngest is 4. She is engaged in making calamay. Calamay is made from ground rice, coconut milk, brown sugar, peanut butter and margarine and it is packaged inside a coconut shell fastened by a red strip. She has been making calamay for 20 years. She requested a loan of 14,000 PHP to buy more ingredients like glutinous rice, brown sugar and empty coconut shells. Vinda would like to expand her business to continue to support her family and also to be able send her children to school to provide them a bright future.



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