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Elena is 45 years old. She is married and has three children.

Elena is engaged in cooking different viands (dishes) and going around her neighborhood in order to sell them. She has had this business for five years.

Elena has requested a loan for PHP 5,000 to buy more ingredients to use in cooking various dishes, like meat, vegetables, cooking oil, spices, and other cooking condiments.

Elena joined as a member of HSPFI in the year 2011. In the future, she hopes to improve her business.

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

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 910
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,405,800
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.3
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $125 helped Elena to purchase additional ingredients to use in cooking viands for sale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 13, 2011
Nov 4, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 15, 2012