Merlyn is 41 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is widowed and has 7 children.
Merlyn has a retail shop where she sells a variety of products like clothes, hair accessories & souvenirs. She has had this business for 12 years. She has requested a loan for PHP 15,000 to buy t-shirts & blouses to sell.
Merlyn has been a member of HSPFI since 2008. In the future, Merlyn hopes to improve her business.
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.