A loan of $125 helped to purchase more stocks of fish to sell.


Joel's story

Joel is from Upper Talaban, Sergio Osmena, Zamboanga del Norte. He is 41 years of age. He and his partner have three school-age kids. This year, 2014, he joined Paglaum MPC and he appreciates the programs and services of the co-op. From his desire to help the family, he engaged in selling fish in different barangays in the municipality of Sergio Osmena, Zamboanga del Norte. His motorcycle is his only source of transportation to reach the different barangays and sell fish. His source of income has existed for two years now. In need of additional working capital, he has requested financial assistance from Paglaum MPC for an amount of PHP 5,000 to purchase more stocks of fish. Through this, he hopes to increase his income to provide for the daily needs of his family. He is also happy he can support the education of his children, which the main priority of his hardship.



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