Nellie is 64 years old and lives in Libertad Bajo, Sinacaban, Philippines. She is married with 5 children.
Nellie sells variety of products to earn a living and has had this business for 40 years. Each month she earns PHP 2000 doing this type of work. She has requested a loan for PHP 14900 to restock her store with basic commodities.
Nellie has been a member of PMPC for 8 years. In the future Nellie hope to expand her business.
About Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative
Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC) was founded in 1992 by the beneficiaries, parents and staff of the Paglaum Community Development Foundation to address economic and livelihood activities for sustainability. The organization operates in the northwestern provinces of Mindanao and Visayas.
In the local vernacular, “paglaum” means “hope.” The initial foundation is dedicated to child development through a holistic approach. The goal is to build self-reliance and expand opportunity so the poorest of the poor can help themselves.