Joseph is 29 years old and lives in the Philippines. He is married and has four children.
Joseph has a shop that sells bananas and coconuts for copra (oil made from coconut meat). He has had this business for five years.
He requested a loan of 11,000 PHP to buy stocks of coconuts and bananas for resale.
Joseph has been a member of HSPFI for since 2011. In the future, Joseph hopes to improve his 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.