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A loan of $325 helped to purchase more groceries to sell.


Mercidita's story

Mercidita is 50 years old and widowed with four children. She runs a general store in the Philippines and works very hard to provide for her family. She requested a PHP 13,000 loan through NWTF to purchase more groceries to sell.

Mercidita has been in this business for five years and sells a variety of items such as sugar, sardines, soft drinks, biscuits, and school supplies. In the future Mercidita would like to save money to expand her business and to repair her family home.



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