A loan of $350 helped pay for weeding and buy fertilizer.


Clarita's story

Clarita, a 54-year-old mother of four, lives in Nacional, Jimenez, Misamis Occidental. Her husband operates their farm, which is the main source of income for the family. Clarita helps him to manage their garden of eggplants and sell it in town to make a living. They have been doing in their farm since they got married and Clarita has been engaged her garden for years.

Clarita successfully repaid her previous loans. She took a new loan of 15,000 PHP from Gata Daku MPC to cover the cost of farm weeding maintenance and to buy fertilizer to get an abundant harvest. She plans to cultivate all of the vacant lot on their land to generate more revenue and able to save for the better future of the family.



Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: August 5, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Gata Daku Multi-purpose Cooperative (GDMPC)

Lenders and lending teams



Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: August 5, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Gata Daku Multi-purpose Cooperative (GDMPC)