Janeth C. is from the village of Pangantucan, Bukidnon. She is 29 years old, married and has 6 adult-aged children. To make a living, Janeth runs a sari-sari (variety) retail shop. Janeth has been in her business for over one year and earns approximately 5000 PHP a month.
In 2009, Janeth joined HSPFI to access financial services help improve her living situation and to engage in business. Janeth has successfully repaid a previous loan of 7000 PHP from HSPFI to purchase additional products to sell. She is requesting a new loan of 11000 PHP to expand her business. This loan will be her 3rd from HSPFI. She plans to use the additional revenue generated to expand her business.
HSPFI is one of accredited partners of Opportunity International in the Philippines. It is based in Cagayan de Oro City and is reaching out to the poor households of Northern Mindanao.
About Hagdan Sa Pag-uswag Foundation, Inc.
Hagdan Sa Pag-uswag Foundation, Inc. (HSPFI) is a non-governmental development organization founded in 1987 to promote Christian values through microfinance services in the Philippines. It partners with Opportunity International and the Mindanao Microfinance Council among others, and offers a range of business and community development services, including savings and insurance programs in addition to lending.