Mercita is 38 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is married and has four children. Mercita has a wedding shop that rents wedding dresses and accessories. She has had this business for six years. She requested a loan for 13,000 PHP to buy materials needed for sewing wedding dresses. Mercita has been a member of HSPFI since 2010. In the future, Mercita 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.