Mary Joy is 42 years old and lives in the Philippines with her husband and three children. She earns a living by running a retail shop where she buys and sells canned goods, snacks and beverages. She has had this business for 10 years, and is requesting a loan for PHP 15,000 to buy stocks of canned goods, snacks and beverages to sell to her customers. Mary Joy has been a member of HSPFI since 2010, and hopes to improve her business in the future.
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.