A loan of $1,250 helped purchase additional 'nipa' (woven mats) to sell.


Edna's story

Edna is 50 years old and married with nine children. She works hard to provide for her family. She runs a business buying and selling 'nipa' (woven palm mats used for house repair and construction) in the Philippines and requested a PHP 50,000 loan through NWTF to purchase additional 'nipa' to sell.

Edna has borrowed and repaid 21 loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the 'nipa' business for 30 years and also earns an income from fish vending.

Edna aspires to build and expand her business to secure the future of her family.



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