A loan of $550 helped to purchase additional products like shampoo, sugar, canned goods, etc. to sell in her general store.


Melinde's story

Melinde is 50 years old and married with seven children. Melinde works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 22,000 loan through NWTF to purchase additional products like shampoo, sugar, canned goods, etc. to sell in her general store. Melinde has borrowed and paid 11 loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the general store for five years and also earns an income from fruit vending. Melinde aspires to save enough to provide a secure future for her family.



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