A loan of $1,200 helped a member to send money to her family back in the Philippines to cover their increasing living expenses.


Bioche Group's story

Arsenia is the featured borrower of Bioche group. She got along with the other group members to acquire a loan from Kiva's field partner Al Majmoua, because they have always been friends since they left their home town in the Philippines to work as housekeepers in Lebanon.

Arsenia is a 30-year-old married mother of two, who works hard to support her family in the Philippines. Her acquired loan will be invested in sending the money to her family back in the Philippines, to cover their increasing living expenses.

Arsenia is the first lady at the far right side of the picture. As for the other group members, Judy Ancheta is the lady in the center of the picture, while Analiza is the first on the left.

In this group: Judy Ancheta , Analiza, Arsenia
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Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details