A loan of $375 helped to purchase a new variety of rice seeds and to pay her laborers' salaries.


Carmelita's story

Carmelita is 30 years old, married and has seven children. Carmelita is in the agricultural business, farming rice in the Philippines. Carmelita requested a PHP 15,000 loan through NWTF to purchase a new variety of rice seeds and to pay her laborers' salaries. Carmelita has been farming rice for 10 years now, and has borrowed 15 times in the past from NWTF to sustain it. In the future, Carmelita would like to save enough money to expand her business.



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