Mylen, a 39-year-old married mother of three, lives in the Philippines where she has had a rice field for eight years, allowing her to sell rice grain or rice per kilogram or sack. A new member of HSPFI, Mylen is requesting a loan of PHP 5,000 to buy fertilizers for her field. In the future, she 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.