A loan of $700 helped to buy soft drinks, beverages, condiments, toiletries, other dry goods, and firewood.


Catalina's story

Catalina is a 71-year-old woman from the town of Baclayon, Bohol. She is married with eight grown children. Her husband worked as a barber to support their family. She runs a sari-sari (variety store). She sells various items like canned goods, noodles, coffee, biscuits, cooking oil, eggs, shampoo and soap. Her business started more than 10 years ago. She is asking for a loan to buy soft drinks, beverages, condiments, toiletries, other dry goods, and firewood to maintain the inventory of her store. In the future, she hopes to expand her sari-sari store business to have a sustainable source of income.



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