A loan of $650 helped to purchase additional goods like rice, feeds, and canned and bottled products.


Alma's story

Alma is 43 years old, married, and has three children who live with her. She is from Dicoloc, Jimenez, Misamis Occidental, Philippines. Her husband is a carpenter, and to support her daily needs, Alma runs a small eatery from her home. The foods are personally cooked by her, and each month she is able to earn an income of about PHP 8,000. In 2007, she joined Kiva partner, GDMPC.

Alma has requested a loan of PHP 27,500, which she intends to use to purchase additional goods like rice, feeds, and canned and bottled products.

She hopes to expand her business, which will allow her to earn more so she can live better in the near future.



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