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Nancy
Nancy B. is from the village of Agay-ayan, Gingoog City. She is 35 years old. Nancy is married and has 2 school-aged children. To make a living, Nancy owns & operates a business venture making & selling food. While not the only means for generating revenue, the main source of income for the business comes from making and selling Filipino delicacy viands like "afritada" and pork "adobo" in the local community. She is also engaging in butchering pigs once a month. Nancy has been engaged in her business for over 7 years and earns approximately 10,000 PHP a month for these activities.

In 2010, Nancy joined HSPFI to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and ability to engage in business activities. Nancy is requesting a loan of 5000 PHP which will be used to purchase raw ingredients needed to make products for sale. This will be the 1st loan taken out by Nancy from HSPFI. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve/expand her business.

About HSPFI:

HSPFI is an accredited partner of Opportunity International in the Philippines. It is based in Cagayan de Oro City and reaches out to the poor households of Northern Mindanao.

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Additional Information

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.

About Philippines

  • $1175
    Average annual income
  • 358
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $52,140,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.9
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $125 helped Nancy to purchase raw ingredients needed to make products for sale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 17, 2010
Listed
Nov 23, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
May 15, 2011