A loan of $350 helped to restock her store with soft drinks and rice.


Marelyn's story

Marelyn is a businesswoman from Sapang Ama, Sapang Dalaga. She is 32 years old and is married with two school-age children. Marelyn has a little sari-sari (convenience store) business, which she has managed for 10 years now. She last reached out to Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC) for financial help in 2009. She has religiously paid all her obligations in a timely manner.

In need of more capital to restock her store with cases of soft drinks and bags of rice, Marelyn applied for another loan. The profit she earns from her business will be saved to Paglaum for the purpose of educating her children.



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