A loan of $475 helped to repair her existing pump boat.


Merlinda's story

Merlinda is from Migcanaway, Tangub City. She is 36 years old and married with two children. To make a living, she operates a buy-and-sell business selling fish in the market while her husband goes fishing. She has been engaged in her business for years and earns 8,000 PHP a month for this activity. In 2008, Merlinda joined GDMPC. Merlinda is requesting a new loan of 20,000 PHP, which will be used to repair her existing pump boat. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve the general living conditions of her family.



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