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A loan of $250 helped to buy additional sacks of rice to sell.

Marilou's story

Marilou works hard to support her family. Marilou is single and has a business buying and selling rice in the Philippines. Marilou has applied for a PHP 10,000 loan through NWTF to buy additional sacks of rice to sell. Marilou has been in this business for one year. In the future, Marilou would like to save money to expand her business.

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