A loan of $650 helped to purchase additional items to sell, like sugar, soap, shampoo, canned goods, milk, and eggs.


Marlene's story

Marlene is 53 years old and married, with seven children. Marlene works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines and she requested a PHP 28,000 loan through Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation, Inc. (NWTF) to purchase additional items to sell, like sugar, soap, shampoo, canned goods, milk, and eggs. Marlene has borrowed and paid 19 loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the general store for ten years and she also earns an income from farming, buy-and-sell vegetables, and raising livestock. Marlene aspires to save money to expand her business.



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