The Mercy Foundation funds a microloan to allow entrepreneur like the one in the picture, so she can buy more inventory for her general store.

Mother of 4 and General Store Owner Receives Microloan

The Mercy Foundation helped fund a $225 microloan for Raquel, a general store owner from the Philippines. About the Microloan Recipient In the scenic coastal municipality of Cordova in the Philippines, you will find Raquel. She owns a general store, where she sells a variety of items to friends, neighbors and tourists. This 46-year-old, married…

A $500 loan made possible by microfinance services boosts tailoring business.

Struggling Tailoring Business Boosted With Microfinance Services

  Microfinance Services Assist Kanwal The bustling city of Rawalpindi in the Punjab region of Pakistan is home to Kanwal Shehzadi, a tailor’s wife. As the sole breadwinner, Kanwal’s husband is responsible for ensuring that his wife and four children have everything they need. He does this through his tailoring shop, a business that he…