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Ruth is 52 years old, married, and has four children. She lives in the Philippines. Ruth has a shop where she sells canned goods, snacks, and beverages. She has had this business for three years.

Ruth is requesting a loan for 16,000 PHP, which she will use to buy stocks of canned goods, snacks, and beverages. She has been a member of HSPFI since 2010. In the future, Ruth 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
  • 757
    View loans »
    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,325,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 42.9
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Ruth to purchase canned goods, snacks, and beverages to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 15, 2012
Mar 23, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2013