A loan of $425 helped to buy additional sacks of charcoal to sell.


Elma's story

Elma is 44 years old and married with two children who are currently in school. Elma works very hard to provide for them. Elma runs a charcoal business in the Philippines and requested a 17,000 PHP (Philippines pesos) loan through NWTF to buy additional sacks of charcoal to sell. Elma has been in this business for three years. In the future, Elma would like to build and expand her business to secure the financial stability of her family.



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