Maria Lisa is 30 years old and lives in Pangi, Siquijor, Siquijor.
She is married with two children.
Maria Lisa sells of Food Vending to earn a living and has had this business for seven years. Each month, she earns of PHp 2,000.00 doing this type of work. She has requested a loan amounting to fifteen thousand pesos only to purchase Assorted Ingredients for Food Vending.
Maria Lisa has been a member of Paglaum Multi Purpose Cooperative for one year. In the future, Maria Lisa hopes to grow up her business and allocate savings deposit for her children's brighter future.
About Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative
Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC) was founded in 1992 by the beneficiaries, parents and staff of the Paglaum Community Development Foundation to address economic and livelihood activities for sustainability. The organization operates in the northwestern provinces of Mindanao and Visayas.
In the local vernacular, “paglaum” means “hope.” The initial foundation is dedicated to child development through a holistic approach. The goal is to build self-reliance and expand opportunity so the poorest of the poor can help themselves.