Mellie is 35 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is married and has three children.
Mellie has a food shop, or carenderia, that sells viands like chicken & pork adobo, afritada & caldereta. She has had this business for five years. She requested a loan for 5,000 Philippine Pesos (PHP) to buy raw ingredients for making viands.
Mellie is a new member of HSPFI. In the future, Mellie 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.