Ma. Merlinda is 34 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is married with three children.
Ma. Merlinda has a shop that sells canned goods, snacks & beverages like soft drinks. She has had this business for five years. She requested a loan for PHP 8,000 (Philippine Pesos) to buy canned goods, snacks & beverages. Ma. Merlinda has been a member of HSPFI since 2011. In the future, Ma. Merlinda 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.