A loan of $275 helped to buy more wood for making charcoal and additional stock for the store, like rice, dry goods, soda, soap, shampoo, and other toiletries.


Lucena's story

Lucena is a merchant from San Jose, Talibon, Bohol, Philippines. She is a married woman and is engaged in the charcoal-selling business. She also runs a sari-sari or variety store that sells various goods to the people in her area.

Lucena is asking for a loan to buy more wood for making charcoal and additional stock for her store, like rice, dry goods, soda, soap, shampoo, and other toiletries. With this, she will be able to attract more buyers and customers in her store. She can also sell more charcoal to the market.



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