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A loan of $475 helped to purchase seeds and fertilizers for her rice production business.


Mercedita's story

Mercedita is 56 years old, and married to Basilio. She and her husband work hand-in-hand, cultivating rice for their livelihood. She is from the village of Aurora, Alicia, and has been engaged in rice production for almost 10 years. She earned PHP 25,000 from her last crop.

She is again requesting a loan, in the amount of PHP 20,000. She will use the loan to purchase seeds and fertilizers for the maintenance of her rice production business. Through farming, Mercedita hopes to give her children a better education and quality of life.



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