A loan of $400 helped to purchase feed, rice and corn grits to sell.


Elenita's story

Elenita is from the village of Sto. Niño, Tukuran, Zamboanga del Sur. She is 37 years old, married, and has three school-aged children. To make a living, Elenita owns and operates a retail store selling daily use products in the local community. Elenita has been engaged in her business for five years and earns approximately 5,000 PHP per month from these activities.

In 2008, Elenita joined GDMPC, to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and ability to engage in business activities. Elenita is requesting a new loan of 17,000 PHP, to purchase feed, rice and corn grits to sell. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve her family's general living conditions.



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: July 26, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Gata Daku Multi-purpose Cooperative (GDMPC)

Lenders and lending teams



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: July 26, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Gata Daku Multi-purpose Cooperative (GDMPC)