A loan of $500 helped to purchase additional stock to resell in her general store, like shampoo, vinegar, cooking oil, noodles and other groceries.


Merlinda's story

Merlinda is 58 years old, married, and has four children. She works very hard to provide for them. She runs a general store in the Philippines. Merlinda has been in this business for 10 years and sells a variety of items, such as shampoo, vinegar, cooking oil, noodles and other groceries.


She requested a PHP 20,000 loan through NWTF, which she will use to purchase additional stock to resell in her store, like shampoo, vinegar, cooking oil, noodles and other groceries.

Merlinda would like to save enough to provide a secure future for her family.



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